Just 13 sleeps to go until Wimbledon 2019. 😍
Today we rewind back in time to connect the dots between Novak Djokovic and Rafael Nadal at SW19. The analysis focuses on the 2011 Wimbledon final, won by Novak, which also serves as a preview of their block-buster 2018 semi-final.
Craig’s Wimbledon Channel Analysis: Djokovic vs. Nadal
Here’s a breakdown of what’s covered in the 8:51 video
0:00 – Djokovic v Nadal in 2010 & 2011
1:15 – Strategy from the 2011 Wimbledon final
- Wide serves.
- Low volleys with soft hands.
- Backhands down the line.
- Run-around forehands & freezing the opponent.
- 2nd serve returns.
- Baseline locations A, B, C, D.
- Where Nadal’s hot spots are to hit forehand winners from.
8.00 – Nadal v Del Potro – Rafa change of tactics to win the match
All the best, and see you tomorrow!