French Open: Rafael Nadal vs Roger Federer in numbers

Published: Jun 07, 2019, 14:33 IST | mid-day online correspondent |

World No. 2 Rafael Nadal and World No. 3 Roger Federer resume their epic rivalry against each other at the semi-final of the French Open, let us take a look at the duo's astonishing numbers.

Roger Federer with Rafael Nadal
Roger Federer with Rafael Nadal

Eternal tennis rivals Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal square off once again as they meet at the semi-final of the French Open 2019. On this occasion, we take a look at some astonishing numbers of the two legends of the game.

Number of Grand Slam wins: Rafael Nadal has won 17 Grand Slams in his career so far, whereas Roger Federer is the all-time topper in this department with 20 Grand Slams.

Head-to-head: Rafael Nadal leads Roger Federer 23-15 overall, in Grand Slam meetings Rafael Nadal leads the Swiss maestro 9-3.

At French Open: Rafael Nadal has won 11 French Open titles, whereas Roger Federer has reached the final of the tournament 5 times but has been able to win only once.

Rafael Nadal and Roger Federer play the 39th meeting of their historic rivalry in the French Open semi-finals on Friday, with the Swiss great looking to finally beat the 11-time champion for the first time at Roland Garros. The prize for victory will be a final against either Novak Djokovic, looking to hold all four Grand Slam titles at once for the second time, or last year's runner-up Dominic Thiem. It is the first time the top four seeds have all made the semis in Paris since Nadal, Federer, Djokovic and Andy Murray in 2011.

Catch up on all the latest IPL News and updates here. Also download the new mid-day Android and iOS apps to get latest updates

Sign up for all the latest news, top galleries and trending videos from

This website uses cookie or similar technologies, to enhance your browsing experience and provide personalised recommendations. By continuing to use our website, you agree to our Privacy Policy and Cookie Policy. OK