Nadal worked hard to reach final at Qatar Open

Last updated 07:42 04/01/2014

Relevant offers

Tennis

Australian Open: Serena Williams wins record sixth title Novak Djokovic, Andy Murray bidding for firsts in Melbourne Maria Sharapova pays tribute to Serena Williams Italian pair Bolelli, Fognini claim men's doubles final Mattek-Sands, Safarova claim Australian Open women's doubles Williams, Sharapova face off in Australian Open final Serena Williams' dominance versus Maria Sharapova's screams Novak Djokovic overcomes Stan Wawrinka to reach Australian Open final Novak Djokovic and Stan Wawrinka brace for 'Showdown III' at Melbourne Park Andy Murray defends fiancee Kim Sears over swearing allegations against opponent

Rafael Nadal reached the final of the Qatar Open today by coming from behind to beat German qualifier Peter Gojowczyk 4-6 6-2 6-3.

Nadal lost the first three games against the 162nd ranked Gojowczyk but came back to level the first set before losing serve again in the 10th game.

The top-ranked Spaniard then raced to a 4-1 lead in the second and broke Gojowczyk's in the third game of the decider after two forehand errors by the German.

Nadal will play Gael Monfils of France or Florian Mayer of Germany in tomorrow's final.

Ad Feedback

- AP

Special offers

Featured Promotions

Sponsored Content