Rafael Nadal is set to take on Novak Djokovic in the final of 2019 Australian Open the first grand slam of the year. Djokovic go into the final as World No. 1 while Rafael Nadal will be hoping to win his 17th career grand slam on Sunday, 27th January 2019. We will have live links of Australian Open final live here on this page.
The final of 2019 Australian Open is shaping up as one of the best in recent history with World no. 1 Novak Djokovic taking on world no.2 Rafael Nadal in what should be a box office final to the first grand slam of the year. This will be the 53rd meeting between these two where Djokovic leads 27-25 so far but Nadal leads 4-3 in Grand Slam finals and this will be the 8th grand slam meeting between the two.
Rafael Nadal vs Novak Djokovic – Australian Open 2019 Final:
Rafael Nadal has been impressive to say the least in 2019 Australian Open so far. He has yet to drop a set and has been taken to tie breaker just once in the tournament so far. Djokovic on the other hand gave a tennis lesson to Lucas Pouille in the semifinals and he is always up for a fight when it comes to Nadal.
Novak Djokovic vs Rafael Nadal @ 06:00 am UK time
Australian Open is to Djokovic what is French Open to Nadal, This is jokers territory and although Nadal been awesome so far in the tournament, he will have to come up with another gigantic performance to get the better of rejovinated Djokovic who will be looking to win his 15th Grand Slam and 7th Australian Open title.
Rafael Nadal on the other hand will be hoping to add to his only Australian Open title in his career so far and get closer to Roger Federer’s 20 Career grand slams by winning his 17th major on Sunday, 27th Janaury 2019.
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