Nadal and Ferrer in the Barcelona Final
In the Saturday’s semifinals, Nadal broke Nikolay Davydenko with scores 6-3, 6-2 and David Ferrer rallied to beat Fernando Gonzalez with scores 2-6, 6-2, and 7-6.
While on the first set of Nadal and Davydenko’s match, Nadal commented on the next day’s tournament with Ferrer and said that he is enjoying the greatest moments of his career. He never dropped his serve in the entire tournament against Davydenko and with the latter hitting two unfortunate errors, Nadal got his 24th straight victory on clay.
He then broke the 9th ranking Russian twice and saved three break points in their match’s first set. While on the second set, Nadal lead with scores 3-1 and saved three successive break points in the next set. Davydenko made his error by hitting crosscourt with his backhand wide. Nadal then perfectly sliced a crosscourt shot to save the second before his opponent hit his defenses.
But Nadal ended their match with a fleeting shot down the line against Davydenko.
Meanwhile, Fernando Gonzalez and Ferrer are also heated-up to win their match. Gonzalez’s forehand was excellently performing on the first set, but Ferrer took over the second set by leading scores 3-0. In the final set, Ferrer still lead with scores 3-1 which caused Gonzalez’s racket to snap in anger.
Ferrer commented that the entire match was full of tension.
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