(AP Photo/Kin Cheung)
By Tristan Jung
January 21, 2019

No. 2 seed Rafael Nadal will face 21-year-old American Frances Tiafoe on Tuesday, Jan. 22 in the quarterfinals of the Australian Open.  

Tiafoe will be making his first career Grand Slam quarterfinal appearance. The American upset No. 20 seed Grigor Dimitrov in the fourth round 7-5, 7-6, 6-7, 7-5 to advance. Tiafoe is the last American man remaining in the draw.

Opposing him will be 17-time Grand Slam champion Rafael Nadal, who defeated Tomas Berdych 6-0, 6-1, 7-6 to make his eleventh quarterfinal at the Australian Open. Nadal will be looking to defend his semifinal appearance at last year's Australian Open. 

Nadal has never played Tiafoe before, but the 17-time champion is heavily favored to advance to the semifinals. 

The match is scheduled for 4:15 a.m. ET at Rod Laver Arena.

How to watch the match: 

Time: 4:15 a.m. ET

TV channel: ESPN2

Live stream: Watch the match live on line through the Australian Open's website.

You May Like

HOLE YARDS PAR R1 R2 R3 R4
OUT
HOLE YARDS PAR R1 R2 R3 R4
IN
Eagle (-2)
Birdie (-1)
Bogey (+1)
Double Bogey (+2)