Nadal faces stiff test in Simon
Here's a look at the remaining quarterfinal matchups Down Under.
MELBOURNE, Australia -- Here's a look at the remaining quarterfinal matchups Down Under:
No. 1 Rafael Nadal vs. No. 6 Gilles Simon Once his playing days are over, Simon should venture into comedy. A mischievous grin never far away, the Frenchman replied thusly when asked about his tactics against Nadal: "I have to run five hours to win," he said. "I have no choice."
All kidding aside, he's not far from the truth.
In their last meeting, in the semifinals of the Madrid ...
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2009 AUSTRALIAN OPEN
Women's singles: Serena Williams, United States
Rafael Nadal, Spain
Men's doubles: Bob and Mike Bryan, United States
Women's doubles: Serena and Venus Williams, United States
Mixed doubles: Sania Mirza and Mahesh Bhupathi, India
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