NADAL35, celebrated his third title of the year in the same number of tournaments played, after winning the ATP 250 de Melbourne and in the Australian Openwhich set the all-time Grand Slam record for the same player (21).
“It wasn’t my best match of the tournament, but looking on the positive side it was against one of the fittest players on tour. Norrie has an uncomfortable game, he has the virtue of making the rival feel so that he cannot play comfortably, he makes you make difficult decisions and makes you think playingNadal said at a press conference.
The Spaniard reached 15 consecutive wins at the start of the season and won the Mexican Open for the fourth time in history to tie for the tournament’s top winners: the Austrian Thomas pattern and the spanish David Ferrer.
His consecration in Acapulco was number 91 of his career in singles.
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