Djoko-Nadal face-off at Bernabeu

Apr 11, 2012, 14:41 IST | Agencies

Rafael Nadal and Novak Djokovic will have a go at each other, only this time for an exhibition.

Tennis number one and two Novak Djokovic and Rafael Nadal are scheduled to face each other in an exhibition game at one of the most renowned football stadiums in the world located in Real Madrid.

Djokovic, Nadal
World number one Novak Djokovic (L) and number two Rafael Nadal (R). Photo: AFP

The two tennis aces will be expecting a crowd of a whopping 80,000 fans.

The match between Djokovic and Nadal is scheduled for July 14th 2012 and will be helmed at the infamous Santiago Bernabeu as Madrid states on its website.

These proceeds will be offered to Rafa Nadal Foundation charity trusts as well as other clubs.

The type of surface where the match will take place yet remains a surprise.

Rafael Nadal and Novak Djokovic won 10 majors combines and are known to be amongst top rivalries in sports today. Djokovic won against Nadal in the most recent 7 finals. These include the Wimbledon, Australian Open and U.S. Open, which are 3 Grand Slams. 

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