Reasons for betting on Rafael Nadal vs Juan Martin del Potro tip
Juan Martin del Potro made a huge sensation after eliminating Rodger Federer, and now he is going to clash with Rafael Nadal. The Argentinian was fantastic, and we are sure that he will give everything he has to reach another US Open finals. Meanwhile, Rafael Nadal is the number one player in the world, and his performances have been terrifying so far.
These two have a long history, in which neither side has huge domination
Rafael Nadal overview
The Bull from Manacor swept the teenage star Andrey Rublev in only 97 minutes on the court. We really expected more from this event, but the Spaniard started like fury and ended this game in the shortest possible notice. In every aspect of the match, Nadal was better starting with the first serve, points won on the first serve, second serve, etc. The young Russian took only 5 games throughout the whole match 6-1,6-2,6-2 and was utterly helpless. It looks like that Nadal is improving his form as the tournament goes by. During the first three rounds he even allowed two sets lost, and in the quarterfinals and semifinals, Spanish player lost 12 games combined.
Juan Martin del Potro overview
The Argentinian survived a thriller against Dominic Thiem, and after that defeated Roger Federer. There were many doubts about his condition because he had some problems during the game with Austrian player. Against Federer, on the other hand, everything was functioning correctly. After almost 3 hours of excellent performance, Delpo won with 3-1, 7-5, 3-6, 7-6(8), 6-4.
We were saying right from the start of this tournament that the Argentinian needs to be respected when he plays at Flushing Meadows. He is a champion here, and he has enormous experience when playing in New York. In the end, our predictions were true, the 2009 winner here made one hell of a job. The only possible problem for Del Potro might be fatigue. In the previous two encounters, he spent six and a half hours on the court.
Head to head matches
Nadal and Del Potro have an interesting history. They have 13 meetings so far, and Spaniard has 8 victories. But del Potro is the one who won the previous two events. The most recent one was in Rio de Janeiro Olympics, and Delpo won with 5-7, 6-4, 7-6(5). All of his 5 wins, the Argentinian recorded on the outdoor hard surface.
Prediction for Rafael Nadal vs Juan Martin del Potro tip
First and best solution for this match would be over 3.5 sets. In our opinion, this match is going to last longer.
The second one would be over 37.5 games. There is no way that the clash between Nadal and Del Potro is going to finish quickly. We are ahead of an epic fight in which the chances of victory are equal. Both Nadal and Delpo have a huge chance to add another trophy to their collection, and they will try to grab it.