Nadal – Kyrgios Beijing final was a match with no historic as Rafa Nadal stuns Nick Kyrgios with 6-2 6-1 after 1 hour and 33 minutes. It is the second title on hard court for the ATP World Tour no. 1 after winning the US Open title.
Nick Kyrgios won their previous match in the Cincinnati Masters 1000 Quarter finals with 6-2 7-5. After Nadal – Kyrgios match, Nadal leads the head to head record with 3-2.
Nadal dominated the match from the beginning to the end, with solid serve and shots and no hesitations. Kyrgios tried to overtake Rafa’s consistent game with powerful shots, but he ended up by making too much unforced errors.
Nadal – Kyrgios 1st SET Highlights
Nadal – Kyrgios 2nd SET Highlights
Nadal – Kyrgios Match Statistics
Nadal consolidates his position on the of the ATP Rankings, with 9875 points, followed by his great rival, Roger Federer, with 7505 points. He is the favourite for year ending World no. 1. Only Federer could take his position if he wins Shanghai, Basel and London World Tour Finals with 5 straight victories and Nadal loses all his matches until the end of this year, which is quite difficult to happen.
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