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Tennis-Nadal outlives Tsitsipas to declare 12th Barcelona Open title
Having actually gathered his very first title of the 2021 season, Nadal, 34, will leapfrog Russian Daniil Medvedev to reclaim the world second area in the upgraded ATP rankings on Monday. Nadal was on the verge of defeat in the 10th video game of the last set however recuperated to win 3 straight video games to get rid of Monte Carlo champ Tsitsipas after 3 hours and 38 minutes — making it the longest ATP Trip match of the year. Tsitsipas, who won his previous conference with the Spaniard in the Australian Open quarter-finals in February, battled tough to remain in the match and conserved 2 match points prior to winning the second-set tiebreak to require the decider.
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