Also this year, the ATP awards are out and Roger Federer has been named for the Stefan Edberg Sportsmanship Award that will be voted by the players.

The other nominations for this award are Rafael Nadal, Diego Schwartzman, and Dominic Thiem.

Federer won this specific award on 13 occasions, while Rafael Nadal was a vote in 2010 and 2018. When the nominations were announced on social media, Rafa tweeted: “Can I win it this year?

Stefanos replied: “I feel like it’s going to be @rogerfederer for the 68th time in a row.”

Many fans endorsed Rafa’s whish.

Stefanos Tsitsipas’s ranking and performance in 2019

Stefanos Tsitsipas Stats info

Ranked no.6, Tsitsipas played his last match on the 17th of November when he overcame Dominic Thiem 6-76 6-2 7-64 in the final in London to win his 4th career title.

This year Stefanos has a 53-25 win-loss record. Stefanos clinched 3 titles in 2019 in Marseille, in Estoril and in London. Stefanos was the finalist in Dubai, in Madrid and in Beijing.

Nadal in London, ranking, and results in 2019

Rafael Nadal Stats info

Now ranked no.1, Rafael has a 52-7 win-loss record in 2019. The Spaniard is playing at the moment in London where he bested Daniil Medvedev 6-73 6-3 7-64 and Stefanos Tsitsipas 6-74 6-4 7-5.

Stefanos Tsitsipas and Rafael Nadal played each other 6 times. The head to head is 5-1 for Nadal.

The last time that they fought against each other, Rafael Nadal won 6-74 6-4 7-5 in the R in London on the 15th November 2019.

Here the highlights.

Stefanos Tsitsipas and Rafael Nadal

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