Dominic Thiem, the fifth-ranked Austrian player knocked out world’s number one player, Rafael Nadal. Dominic Thiem will face Alexander Zverev in the semi-final and Novak Djokovic and Roger Federer facing off in the other.
The match between Dominic Thiem and Rafael Nadal ended up at 7-6(3) 7-6(4) 4-6 7-6(8-6) where Nadal lost in all three tiebreakers’ sets.
Talking about the previous clashes between these two, they have played 13 matches. In which Nadal has won nine times while Thiem has won just four times.
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