Australian Open 2022 Final: Rafael Nadal vs Daniil Medvedev Head-to-Head Prediction
The men's singles final of the 2022 Australian Open is on the horizon and we have the last men standing in the form of one-time Aus Open Champion, Rafael Nadal and last year's finalist, Daniil Medvedev.
Rafael Nadal vs Daniil Medvedev: Preview
Rafa was in top form in the semi-finals on Friday as he blew away Matteo Berrettini in a four-set victory over the Italian.
This will be the Spaniard's sixth Australian Open Final appearance on Sunday when he steps inside the Rod Laver Arena against the Russian, Daniil Medvedev.
Nadal is one victory away from creating history as he chases an unprecedented 21st Grand Slam victory which will make him the only male tennis player to have achieved this feat.
Daniil Medvedev will play Rafael Nadal in the finals of the Australian Open. Medvedev defeated Henri Laaksonen, Nick Kyrgios, Botic van De Zandschulp and Maxime Cressy in the first 4 rounds of the Grand Slam respectively.
In the semifinals, he played Felix Auger-Aliassime in a nail-biting 5 set match and was victorious. He defeated one of the contenders of Aus Open, Stefanos Tsitsipas in the semifinals.
Rafael Nadal vs Daniil Medvedev: Head to Head Record
Nadal defeated Medvedev in the first three head-to-head encounters but in their most recent match which was the semifinals of the Nitto ATP Finals 2020, Medvedev got better of the Spaniard.
Rafael Nadal vs Daniil Medvedev: Australian Open Record
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Rafael Nadal vs Daniil Medvedev : Form Guide
Rafael Nadal vs Daniil Medvedev : Prediction
This match could sway either way. As the tournament has gone by, we feel the third set will be crucial today. Sportco predicts Daniil Medvedev to win his 2nd consecutive grand slam and his 1st Australian Open.