Rafael Nadal and Novak Djokovic are the two greatest tennis players of all time.
The two will face each other head-to-head for the 58th time; this time, just take the French Open finals.
Djokovic, the current world number one, beat Italy’s Matteo Berrettini in four sets, while world number three Nadal also defeated Argentina’s Diego Schwarzman in four sets.
Djokovic’s match with Nadal was the most prolific match in men’s tennis history during the Open era. Djokovic leads the left-handed opponent 29-28. However, the “king of clay” Nadal won more French Open titles than any men’s tennis player (13) and led the French Open 7-1. If Nadal advances, he will have a chance to break the Grand Slam record. He is currently tied for 20 titles with Roger Federer.
But first, Nadal and Djokovic will compete on clay. Who gained the advantage this time and won the tour of the French Open finals? This is what you need to watch two games on Friday.
Which channel will carry Novak Djokovic against Rafael Nadal?
- pair: Novak Djokovic vs. Rafael Nadal
- date: Friday, June 11
- Status time: 11:30 a.m. EDT
- TV channel: Tennis Channel | NBC | TSN3 (Canada)
- live: peacock | Fubo TV | TSN.ca (Canada)
NBC will continue to provide American coverage of the French Open on Friday, when the semi-final matchup between Djokovic and Nadal will be broadcast, while TSN3 will broadcast the matchup between Canadian tennis legends. The 11:30 p.m. Eastern time conflict can also be found on the Tennis Channel.
When is the French Open final?
The winner of Djokovic against Nadal will face Alexander Zverev or Stefanos Sisipas in the French Open final. The final is scheduled to be held at 9 a.m. on Sunday, Will also be broadcast on NBC.
The last time Djokovic won the French Open was in 2016. This was his only victory at the French Open. Nadal has won the French Open every year for the past five years. He won 13 victories in Paris, the most won of any Grand Slam tournament in the history of men’s tennis.
What is the prize money for the French Open championship in 2021?
No matter which tennis player wins the French Open, he will not only win the Grand Slam About 1.69 million US dollars in prize moneyThe runner-up will receive a prize of more than US$900,000. All four semi-finalists have ensured that they will receive more than $450,000 in prize money for such a result at the French Open.