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Daniil Medvedev falls while Rafael Nadal shines at Indian Wells

Dais Newsfeed | 15/03/2022 09:51 AM | Click to read full article

Daniil Medvedev’s tenure as the No. 1 player in men’s tennis will be brief, destined to last merely two weeks because of his loss Monday to a smart and energized Gael Monfils in the third round of the BNP Paribas Open.

“You know, I think it’s still better to at least touch it.” Rafael Nadal, who spent 209 weeks of his legendary career at No. 1, has said he’s not concerned about sitting atop the rankings.