Raise your hand if you thought Rafael Nadal could make this kind of comeback? If you did, we don't believe you.
It came as no surprise that Rafael Nadal ruled the French Open again, but there were some shockers during the fortnight (see Federer, Roger).
Make no mistake. While most eyes will be on Rafael Nadal-Novak Djokovic, France will be in lockdown when Jo-Wilfried Tsonga takes the court.
Rafael Nadal and Novak Djokovic are on a collision course and as that semifinal showdown looms in the future their play is being fueled by emotions, Greg Garber writes.
John Isner fought with gusto and heart, but after 8 hours, 27 minutes on court the past two days, it was too much.
Everything requires an effort for Rafael Nadal these days. But now he can finally concentrate on what matters most -- tennis.