Rafael Nadal reveals He’s in a confident mood although the loss to Dominic Thiem.
The Spaniard Rafael Nadal was not lucky in his second round-robin rounds as He lost to Dominic Thiem in two sets with 6-7 / 6-7 in a very tough match which stunned the Tennis Fans.
Rafael Nadal praised Dominic Thiem performance and believes it was a very good match for him as well,
and Here is what Rafael Nadal said after the loss against Thiem
“It has been a great match of tennis decided for a few small details,”
“Just well done to him. He played, I think, an amazing match, and I played well too.”
“My feeling is not negative. I lost but I had plenty of chances in the first and then I had a break in the second.“
“I think my chances are bigger to have a very good result now than five days ago because the level of tennis, even if I lost today, is much higher
Here is what Rafael Nadal said after the loss against Thiem
Here is what Dominic Thiem says after the win
“Yeah I agree I think it was a great match from the first to the last point,” Thiem said.
“Actually I was pretty lucky to get that first set, I was 2-5 down in the tie break and against Rafa, it’s nice to win the first set but still he’s there, really 100 per cent from the first to the last point”
“I knew that maybe I had a slight advantage when I won the first set but still I had to stay super focused and it was like I said the other day, I think all eight players here are in a great shape both physically and mentally.
“We’re going to see a lot of close matches, a lot of tiebreaks like today.
“There’s always the one who is a little bit luckier, who has a slightly better day, who is going to win. I’m happy that I got it today.” Dominic said,