Australian Open: Rafael Nadal to take on Daniil Medvedev in Men’s Singles final in Melbourne today
In Tennis, 20-time Grand Slam champion Rafael Nadal will clash with World No. 2, Daniil Medvedev in the Men’s Singles final of Australian Open in Melbourne today.
Earlier yesterday, World Number one Ashleigh Barty, won her first Australian Open title after defeating Danielle Collins of the United States in the Women’s Singles final at the Rod Laver Arena.
Top seed Barty defeated 27th seed Collins in straight sets, 6-3, 7-6.
With the win, Barty became the first Australian to claim a Grand Slam title on home soil in 44 years since Christine O’Neill in 1978.
In all-Australian Men’s doubles final, Nick Kyrgios and Thanasi Kokkinakis claimed their first major title with 7-5, 6-4 victory over their compatriots, Matthew Ebden and Max Purcell.