View Full Version : Nadal and Federer to play in 1/2 grass 1/2 clay surface exhibition

May 2, 2007, 01:38 AM

PALMA DE MALLORCA, Balearic Islands (AP) - One is the king of grass, the other the king of clay. On Wednesday, Roger Federer or Rafael Nadal will be king of both.

Four-time Wimbledon champion Federer plays two-time French Open winner Nadal in an exhibition on a customized half-clay, half-grass court on the Spanish island.http://msn.foxsports.com/tennis/story/6762778

May 2, 2007, 04:07 AM

May 2, 2007, 04:17 AM
Any idea if any uk tv channels wud cover the match?

May 2, 2007, 10:22 AM
<table border="0" cellpadding="0" cellspacing="2" width="99%"><tbody><tr><td class="mamfh" colspan="4">Nadal won the first set!
LA BATALLA DE LAS SUPERFICIES</td></tr><tr><td class="mamvc2">R. Federer (SUI)</td><td class="mamretoff" width="20">5</td><td class="mamret" width="20">2
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R. Nadal (ESP)http://mam.clarin.com/mam/shared/v7/img/pelota.gif</td><td class="mamret" width="20">7</td><td class="mamret" width="20">0
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Source >> (http://www.thebattleofsurfaces.com/)

May 2, 2007, 10:50 AM
if any one wondering sopcast is broadcasting, they're going pretty hard at each other for an exhibition http://hfboards.com/images/smilies/ssst.gif who ever is serving on the grass to the Clay has a big disadvantage

May 2, 2007, 12:58 PM
Creative I must say.

Nadal won! Nice to see that. Now I want to see it more often in the slams final.