Wednesday 24 January 2018

Roger Federer reaffirms his dominance over Rafa Nadal in 2017 with Shanghai Masters final win

Winner Roger Federer of Switzerland and Rafael Nadal of Spain after the final of the Shanghai Masters
Winner Roger Federer of Switzerland and Rafael Nadal of Spain after the final of the Shanghai Masters
Independent.ie Newsdesk

Independent.ie Newsdesk

Roger Federer delivered a masterclass to beat Rafael Nadal in the final of the Shanghai Masters.

Federer took just one hour and 12 minutes to record a dominant 6-4 6-3 victory against the world number one to secure his sixth title of the year.

The 36-year-old broke Nadal's serve in the opening game of the final and never looked back to claim his fourth victory over his rival in as many matches this season.

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