January 25, 2012, 3:10 pm - (1 year ago) Rafa is the only player to reach the AO semis without a walkover, retirement, or beat down of an injured player. Djoker had Mahut, Murray had Kukushkin, Federer had Beck. I wonder if extra match play will help Nadal play sharper or if he'll be more tired?
Either way, the Fedal match starts at 4:30am, my local time. I plan on waking early to watch my 2nd full match watching of the AO this year. I don't know who to pick. Rafa usually gets Fed in best of 5, but Rog looks pretty sharp. Either way, it has to be fantastic tennis. Click here to read full article