Thursday, June 28, 2012

Pat Markey

Major Upset - Nadal loses to Rosol in 5 sets at the 2012 Wimbledon Championships

Major upset just occured.  Nadal loses to Rosol in 5 sets.  Nadal struggled to win the first set in a tie break, than goes on to lose the next two sets 4-6, 4-6, he comes back to win the fourth set 6-2 but goes down 4-6 in the 5th.  Both players are 26 years of age but that is were the similarities end.  Lukas Rosol is currently ranked 100 on the ATP tour and has never faced world no. 2 Rafa Nadal.  THis major upset is a career breakthrough for the young Czech.  Check out Wimbledon.com for more info on this major upset that just occured.

Rosol had only 3 more aces, same first serve percentages, one more double fault, a few more first serves won, but the 20+ more winners helped him secure the win even though he had 13 more unforced errors.

Pat Markey

About Pat Markey -

Patrick Has been stringing rackets for over 25 years including at many professional events around the country including the US OPEN and AUSTRALIAN OPEN. He brings a depth of knowledge and love for the industry.

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