More than half a year later without competing, Rafa Nadal returns to the slopes to play the Masters 1000 in Rome. After giving up participating in the US Open, the tennis player from Manacor will seek his tenth victory in the Italian tournament, always important before the Roland Garros dispute.

The clay court king returns to competition and will do so against one of the most fit tennis players on the world scene, Pablo Carreño. A fratricidal duel that will serve to measure Carreño’s great moment in form, which comes after staying at the gates of the US Open final. The Asturian tennis player succumbed to Alexander Zverev in the semifinals of the Grand Slam American after completing a spectacular tournament.

Rafa Nadal arrives at the second round duel of the Masters 1000 in Rome as a great favorite to conquer the tournament. The tennis player has been working on clay in recent weeks, in order to be ready to add his 13th victory at Roland Garros. Despite the favoritism of the Balearic, Pablo Carreño hopes to extend his great moment and play a good role in Italian lands.

Where and when to see the Nadal – Carreño?

The match between Pablo Carreño and Rafael Nadal, belonging to the second round of the Masters 1000 in Rome, the Wednesday, September 16, no earlier than 7:00 p.m. on the Central Court of the Foro Italico.

The second round match can be followed live on television through Vamos de Movistar +. In addition, the second round of the Masters 1000 in Rome can be experienced on the website of OKDIARY, with live commentary.