Spanish Rafael Nadal will be taking on American John Isner in the third round match of Rome Masters today. The match has been scheduled to start at 12:00 local time. This is going to be a tough game for Isner as he never beaten Nadal in their previous 5 meets and will be looking to register first win today. On the other hand Nadal is coming from a straight win in the second round of competition.
Head to Head
Rafael Nadal 5:0 John Isner
Current world number 7 Nadal has been struggling with his form from past few months. He reached to the final of Madrid Open but lost against inform Andy Murray. This was setback lost for Spain’s star as he didn’t loss single game against Murray before that final on Clay court. Rafael Nadal defeated Marsel İlhan in the 2n round of Italian Open by 6-2, 6-0 to reach in the round of 16.
United States John Isner won first set of second round clash against Leonardo Mayer in the tie breaker round and registered win the match in two sets. Isner beat Mayer by 7-6 (8-6), 6-4 to qualify in the third round.
Rafael Nadal is favorite to win and he has 65 percent win chances over John Isner. As per Sports Mirchi predictions Nadal will reach in the Rome Masters quarterfinal in straight sets win.
The Nadal vs Isner live tennis match telecast can be watched online and television channels. Star Sports will be broadcasting live match in India. To watch today’s Rome Masters matches live you can go to tennistv.com and Bet365.com to watch live streaming online.
United States viewers can tune to Tennis Channel for watching live Italian Open. The live match score can be taken from livescore.com.