Rafael Nadal vs Taylor Fritz Wimbledon 2022 Live Quarter-finals:Rafaik Nadal broke Taylor Fritz twice in the fourth set to gain a slight advantage despite Fritz breaking him once. Taylor Fritz had seized the opportunity earlier to win the third set 6-3.Rafael Nadal made some old tennis to win the second set 7-5. He was not in the best physical condition and had to take a medical break as well. Rafael Nadal took an early break in the second set and led 3-0, but like the first set, Fritz struggled to make the score 5-5, before breaking Nadal for the second time to win the set. earlier,Taylor Fritz shocked everyone with a big comeback in the opening set to take it 6-3. Rafael Nadal broke Taylor Fritz in the first match itself and then held serve to consolidate his advantage early in the first set.But Fritz broke back in the sixth game to make it 3-3 and won five straight games to win the set. Second seed Nadal is looking to win his third Wimbledon title this year. He has already won the Australian Open and the French Open this year and is looking to add a Wimbledon title to his cat. His last win was on the sacred turf of the All England Lawn Tennis and Croquet in 2010.
Rafael Nadal vs Taylor Fritz Live Blog
10:21 p.m.: Nadal is still on his way to moving the match to a playoff set as he clings to making it 4-2.
10:17 p.m.: Fritz confident serve and stuck it out to score 2-3 in the fourth set
10:14 p.m.: Nadal was stretched by Fritz there but made two odd shots to save himself out of trouble and eventually held up to lead 3-1 in the fourth set.
10:09 p.m.: Nadal achieves the perfect rematch and breaks Fritz for the second time in the set to take a 2-1 lead. He needs to make the most of this progress now.
10:03 p.m.: Fritz broke his back immediately after being forced to serve Nadal and they all tied it at 1-1.
9:57 p.m.: Rafael Nadal turns the tables early in the fourth set as Fritz breaks to take a 1-0 lead.
9:50 p.m.: Taylor Fritz stuck to his serve to take the third set 6-3, now he only needs one set to advance to the semi-finals
9:42 pm: Nadal holds on again to keep it at 3-4 and continues to hold there in the third set.
9:35 pm: Taylor Fritz stuck to his serve and Nadal also managed to hold his serve to keep the third set at 2-3
9:27 p.m.: Rafael Nadal takes an early break in the third set and Taylor Fritz leads 2-1.
9:20 p.m.: Rafael Nadal holds serve to make it 1-0 in the third set.
9:15 p.m.: It was all up to the game as Rafael Nadal produces vintage tennis to beat Taylor Fritz. The American broke with a superb shot into the net to win the second set 7-5.
9:12 PM: Excellent rally and Nadal gets the point at the end. Fritz’s coverage of the court was exceptional and that put pressure on the Spaniard. But the veteran was in the right place there.
9:10 p.m.: Nadal is doing really well and seems to be feeling a bit queasy but he’s hanging there. The Spaniard reaches 6-5.
9:04 pm: Fritz gets 5-5 and Nadal needs to hold on
8:58 pm: Nadal returns from his treatment time-out and Fritz stops to make it 4-4. Then the Spaniard gave a good serve game to make it 5-4.
8:52 p.m.: Rafael Nadal appears to be feeling some discomfort and appears to have taken some medical time. He’s out of the field and it looks like Fritz’s camp is unhappy there. American in great rhythm.
8:50 p.m.: A big relief to Nadal and his camp there. He had to save a few break points to keep serving there. The Spaniard is leading 4-3 at the moment.
8:44 pm: Taylor Fritz looks his best as he makes it 3-3 with an easy serve. Seems like a daunting task for Nadal to get past this American tonight.
8:39 pm: Rafael Nadal is under pressure here as Taylor Fritz broke to make it 2-3 in the second set. Looks like it’s going to be a tough quarter-final match for Nadal.
8:30 p.m.: Nadal stuck his serve to make it 3-0. His mission on Fritz is now finished.
8:26 pm: Rafael Nadal made the most of Fritz’s errors and made it 2-0 with an early break. He must remember that Fritz came back from the same score to take the first set.
8:21 p.m.: Rafael Nadal served well and held his serve in the opening match of the second set
8:18 pm: What a reliable serve game Fritz has won 5 games in a row to take the first set 6-3
8:15 p.m.: It’s Nadal’s double fault that gives Taylor Fritz a second break and he’ll serve the set at 5-3
8:10 p.m.: Fritz leads 4-3 to keep Nadal in suspense despite the Spaniard’s late attack in the match. driving for the first time.
8:04 pm: Like there Fritz Nadal broke to equalize at 3-3
8:03 p.m.: Rafael Nadal has been pushed to the limit in this match. 0-40 down but the Spaniard returns to settle in the Devil.
7:56 p.m.: Fritz has done a very good job there for sticking to a tough service game. Nadal was looking forward to another break but Fritz closed the door on the Spaniard.
7:53 pm: Fritz is starting to cover the court pretty well now but Nadal is very good now. He makes the most of the full power tank he currently has. We haven’t seen Nadal well in a while, and with a powerful shot the Spaniard grabbed easily again to take a 3-1 lead.
7:49 p.m.: Fritz carries his transmission. It was a leadership thing from the Americans. He needs to send his first serve if he wants to face Nadal.
7:44 p.m.: Nadal appears to be in cruise control mode now. It serves lively and its basic game is money based. Fritz makes a lot of unforced errors very early in the game. His shots have not put any pressure on Nadal so far. And the Spaniard keeps his serve to 15. It’s 2-0 Nadal
7:42 p.m.: Nadal starts with a live band and is on break from duty. Not a great game from Fritz. He couldn’t correct corners because he made too many non-force errors.
7:39 p.m.: It’s Nadal’s trademark for a forehand down the line and the Spaniard has the first point
7:35 PM:A thunderous roar from the crowd as Nadal runs onto the court as Fritz opens in the first set.
7:30pm: Hello and welcome to our live updates for the Rafael Nadal vs Taylor Fritz Wimbledon quarter-finals. Both players have reached the main court and the battle will begin.
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