18:14. Rafael Nadal He is back on the slopes today after a six-month break. After the pandemic, the tennis player was not on the North American mini-tour, absent from Cincinatti and the US Open. From Acapulco, at the end of February, the Spanish did not compete and did so with victory, adding a new title to his record.

18:00. Welcome to the live broadcast of the Rafa Nadal – Pablo Carreño! He Rome Masters 1000 leaves us a fratricidal duel in the second round. Nadal defends the title and hopes to win his first game after a six-month break due to the coronavirus, but Carreño will not make it easy for him to move to the next round.

The Asturian comes from signing some semifinals at the US Open, where only Zverev in five sets could with him. Today he changes the hard court of New York for the clay of the Foro Italico, where last year he was not able to pass the first round, losing to Shapovalov in straight sets. In the search to continue his good streak, the best player crosses the surface.

Rafael Nadal It comes after more than six months without competing. His last game, victory and title date back to March 1, when he beat Taylor Fritz in the Acapulco final. Before his compatriot will begin climbing towards his tenth conquest of the tournament Roman.