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‘I played a bad game’, says Nadal after losing to Medvedev

By Reuters
26 November 2020   |   7:02 am
Rafa Nadal's dream of a first ATP Finals title and Novak Djokovic's quest for a record-equalling sixth vanished in defeats by Daniil Medvedev and Dominic Thiem respectively in two seismic semi-finals on Saturday

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