The German Philipp Kohlschreiber eliminated Friday the Spanish Rafael Nadal on grass tournament in Halle (Germany), a 6-3, 6-4 in one hour and twenty minutes. So far Nadal and Kohlschreiber had faced, whether in earth or concrete, nine times, which was always defeated the Spanish. Now in the first match on grass won the German, who defends title in Halle.

With a game based on a consistent serve and avoiding the most of the rallies from the back of the court, Kohlschreiber ended his “nemesis” in the circuit and presents its options to final victory.

Philipp Kohlschreiber

From the kick-off the German player was clearly dominant, to be with a 3-0 after breaking in the second game of the Spanish service. This brilliant start Kohlschreiber had few clear numbers: the first twenty points played, the German won Nadal fifteen to five. …continue reading