DIRECT. Nadal-Zverev at Roland-Garros: Zverev break from the start! Follow the match live

DIRECT. Nadal-Zverev at Roland-Garros: Zverev break from the start! Follow the match live
DIRECT. Nadal-Zverev at Roland-Garros: Zverev break from the start! Follow the match live

Will Rafael Nadal manage to create the feat against world No.4 Alexander Zverev or will he take the door to his very likely last Roland-Garros? Answer this Monday, in this shock of the second day of the Paris tournament.

3:34 p.m.

The Spaniard again at fault

Nadal lacks precision and forces his backhand which falls far behind the baseline (15-30)

3:33 p.m.

Nadal foul

The Mallorcan misses his long line backhand (15-15)

3:32 p.m.

Nadal doesn’t give up

First point scored for the Mallorcan, he comes right back into the game (15-0)

3:30 p.m.

Break confirmed (2-0)

The German dictates all exchanges. Nadal steps back and fails to put the ball in the court. That’s 2 games to zero.

3:30 p.m.

Perfect sequence

Zverev continues his offensive play and wins the point (40-30)

3:29 p.m.

Zverev more precise

The 4th in the world continues the attacks and Nadal ends up cracking (30-30)

3:28 p.m.

Nice cushioning

The German pulls himself together by hitting a nice drop shot, Nadal can’t do anything (15-30)

3:27 p.m.

Zverev keeps making mistakes

Second direct error for the German (0-30)

3:26 p.m.

First point for Nadal

Rafael Nadal scores his first point thanks to a direct error from Zverev (0-15)

3:25 p.m.

Entry break for Zverev

White game for Zverev. Nadal released his forehand into the net. 1 game to zero

3:24 p.m.

Double fault!

The Mallorcan starts his service game badly. (0-40)

3:23 p.m.

Zverev’s first forehand winner

The German concluded the point well by hitting a long line forehand. (0-30)

3:22 p.m.

Nadal misses his drop shot

After a long exchange, the Spaniard wanted to surprise Zverev but completely missed his shot. (0-15)

3:21 p.m.

Start of the match

Let’s go for this first round between Rafael Nadal and Alexander Zverev.

3:14 p.m.

The men enter the court

Under the ovation of the public, the two players arrive on the court. Philippe-Chatrier is packed!

3:12 p.m.

The roof of Philippe-Chatrier closed

It’s raining in Paris. The players will play under the closed roof of the center court.

3:08 p.m.

Nadal’s challenge

The Mallorcan approaches this match with a lot of uncertainty. Facing him, Alexander Zverev, 4th in the world, has just won the Masters 1000 in Rome. The two men had a huge match in the semi-final of Roland-Garros in 2022, the German had given up in the middle of the game.

2:59 p.m.

Hello everyone

Welcome to this live to follow the first round of Roland-Garros between Rafael Nadal and Alexander Zverev. The Spaniard, 275th in the world, will have to achieve a feat to win. He is perhaps playing his last match of his career at Porte d’Auteuil.



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