Taylor Fritz will play against Rafael Nadal in the Indian Wells Masters Final on Sunday, March 20 at 6:00 ET with the Spaniard hoping to add one more title to his vast collection. Here you will know about the preview, date, time, venue, TV, live stream, odds, head to head, and prediction of the Nadal vs Fritz event.
|Date||Sunday, March 20|
|Time||06:00 PM ET.|
|Venue||Indian Wells Tennis Garden, California|
|Livestream||Tennis Channel, Amazon Prime, ESPN+|
Nadal vs Fritz Indian Wells Masters Final Preview
Rafael Nadal knocked out teenager Alcaraz in the semifinal on a thrilling match by a set of 6-4, 4-6, 6-3 and confirmed his battle for the title against Taylor Fritz in the final of Indian Wells Masters 2022. The 21st grand slam winner Nadal is in great form from the beginning of the year. He already gathered 3 titles in his bag in 2022 including the Australian Open and Mexico Open. Now he is looking for his 4th title of the year in the BNP Paribas Open.
Rafael Nadal won 36 ATP 1000 titles in his career till now. If he wins the final today he will be at the same place as Novak Djokovic with 37 ATP 1000 titles. On the other hand, the American Wonderboy Taylor Fritz will want to place his dead bite for the Indian Wells Masters trophy.
Indian Wells Garden has always been good to the No. 20 Fritz. He confirmed a victory against Rublev, the world No. 7, being an underdog of the first semifinal of the Indian Well Masters 2022. Fritz dominated Rublev in the semifinal by 7-5 and 6-4 set and gave a message to Nadal that he is not to take easily. If Nadal wants to win the Nadal vs Fritz Final, he has to achieve it.
“It’s such a dream come true… It’s reason why I play tennis.”@Taylor_Fritz97 reaches his first ATP Masters 1000 final on Saturday, with a 7-5, 6-4 triumph over Andrey Rublev#IndianWells
— BNP Paribas Open (@BNPPARIBASOPEN) March 20, 2022
Rafa once faced Fritz in the 2020 Acapulco Open Final where Nadal confirmed the victory by 6-3, 6-2. Nadal is in great form no doubt on that, but Fritz is also a wonderful player. The final of BNP Paribas Open 2022 Nadal vs Fritz is going to be one of the thrilling and toughest finals this year. So Tennis Lover tight your seat belt and stick your eyes in front of your TV at 06:00 pm ET to witness the Great Nadal battling against Energetic Fritz for the title of Indian Wells Masters 2022.
Where is Nadal vs Fritz Playing?
Rafael Nadal and Taylor Fritz are playing in the Indian Wells Masters final on 20 March 2022 at Indian Wells Tennis Garden. Nadal won the Indian Wells Masters 3 times where the No. 20 is playing on his home ground. Nadal had been champion in 2007, 2009, and 2013 and he was runner up in 2011. He had not reached the final of the Indian Wells since his 2013 victory. Nadal vs Fritz battle was seen before in the Final of Acapulco Mexico Open in 2020 where the winner was Nadal.
When is Nadal vs Fritz final?
The Nadal vs Fritz final is set to take place on Sunday, 20 March 2022 at 6:00 pm ET.
Nadal vs Fritz head to head Stats
|3||This Year Titles||0|
|19/0||This Year Win/Loss||8/4|
Nadal vs Fritz Past Events
Nadal faced Fritz in the Acapulco Open in 2020 at the Final where Nadal won the match by a set of 6-3, 6-2.
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- Tennis Channel
- beIN Sports
Different TV channels from all over the world will be showing the Nadal vs Fritz final event on TV. In the USA, ESPN and Tennis Channel are the official broadcasters. In Romania and Hungary, Digisport will broadcast the match. If you are from Australia, you can tune into beIN sports for TV broadcasting to watch Nadal vs Fritz final of BNP Paribas Open 2022.
How to Live Stream Nadal vs Fritz Indian Wells Masters 2022 final?
Nadal vs Fritz Livestream can be possible from many channels around the world. Here are some of them:
- Amazon Prime Video: The ATP 1000 semifinal of Nadal vs Fritz can be live-streamed on Amazon Prime Video from UK and Ireland.
- ESPN: Tennis lovers from most parts of the world can enjoy the Indian Wells Masters 2022 final on ESPN without any VPN. North American countries also have access to ESPN.
- Tennis Channel: Tennis Channel has the official right of broadcasting ATP and WTA throughout the year in Germany, Austria, Switzerland, Netherlands. You can avail of any VPN and subscribe to Tennis Channel to watch Nadal vs Fritz final match in Indian Wells Masters 2022.
- beIn SPORTS (Australia, France)
- SportsMax/ESPN (Aruba, Bonaire, Curacao, Dominican Republic)
- DAZN (Spain, Canada, Japan)
- Spark (New Zealand)
- DigiSport (Hungary, Romania)
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Nadal vs Fritz final Odd
|Rafael Nadal (ESP)||-4.5 (+105)||-350||O 21.5 (-115)|
|Taylor Fritz (USA)||+4.5 (-145)||+290||U 21.5 (-120)|
All odds are placed according to BetMGM*.
Nadal vs Fritz final Prediction
Nadal has won 36 1000 ATP Masters throughout his career and 3 titles in the current season including the Mexican Open and Australian Open. His winning streak is raised to 20-0 by defeating Alcaraz in the semifinal. Nadal is much more experienced rather than Taylor Fritz. The 21 grand slam winner is in the mood to win more trophies this year. Fritz has to be more consistent to defeat Nadal.
Fritz faced Nadal a year ago for the first time in his career and it was on a big stage at the Mexican Open final, where Nadal won the final. If we talk about stats Fritz is far away from Nadal. Because the youngster just started his career and has only won 1 title. But anyway, Tennis is a game and anything can happen in the final.
According to stats, Nadal is the favorite in the Nadal vs Fritz final in BNP Paribas Open, though you can’t ignore the threat of Fritz. However, Our Pick of the winner is Rafael Nadal.