Rafael Nadal One and Done at the Australian Open

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The man many regard as the best tennis player in the world,  was shocked Tuesday in the first-round of the Australian Open.

Seeded fifth, Rafael Nadal lost to 7-6(6), 4-6, 3-6, 7-6(4), 6-2 in four hours and 41 minutes to Fernando Verdasco in a lefty vs lefty matchup.

Nadal’s only other first-round exist of a Grand Slam tournament was in 2013 at Wimbledon.

Rafael Nadal was left shaking his head on Tuesday at the Australian Open after he suffered just his second first-round exit at a Grand Slam championship.

Source: Nadal Left Shaking His Head After Australian Open Exit | ATP World Tour | Tennis