If you follow tennis, you know who Rafael Nadal is. Even if you don’t, he has been all over the global news due to his unparalleled skills on the court. He has taken a number of very important victories this year, most notably the French Open and Wimbledon. Now he is coming up to a monumental moment. If he continues to play like he has been, he will his first Grand Slam title ever. Though the US Open has previously avoided him like the plague, he is now looking great, and is farther along than ever. After beating out Verdasco, he is now made it to the semifinals. Basketball betting lines.
No. 8 Fernando Verdasco put up quite the fight. The wind was in his favor, something that plagued Nadal for the first few moments. It cost him a few points, as is threw his ball off course. Verdasco quickly capitalized and broke Nadal’s serve. However, the Spaniard was able to rebound to beat the wind. He ended up defeating the powerful Verdasco in an exciting comeback. Baseball odds.
The match ended 7-5, 6-3, 6-4 Thursday night, in the first all-Spanish quarterfinal in U.S. Open history. Tennis has become such a global sport. There are more and more players from all over the world that are playing better than ever. The focus on the game has gone up tremendously in the past 15 years. The end result at the moment is that people have players like Nadal, Federer and Soderling to look up to. They are truly inspiring in their accomplishments on the court. Baseball spreads.
The rest of the tournament appears promising for Nadal. If he can keep playing like this, beating the odds and overcoming challenges, he should be able to take it. The only question is whether Roger Federer will stand in his way. The Swede is looking very solid on the court, delivering some impressive results this year. Be sure and follow it all at www.scoresandodds.com.