World No One, who plans to win his second Australian Open title, In his ATP Head 2Head series, Kyrgios give the lead 3.4, but the Kygios has benefited from 1.2 in tough court matches.
The winner will compete against the Dominic Thiem for a place in the semifinals. Last year Nitto ATP Final runner-up was needed only 50 minutes an hour to reach the first quarter-final of the year in the first-grade slam. defeating Gael Monfils 6-2, 6-4, 6-4.
The top seed got off to a sharp start in the opening match of the evening session and won the breaking Kyrgios en route to a 1-4 lead, Nadal covered the baseline well, attempts to summarize points when Kyrgios error increases. The Spaniard began ordering rallies with his offer as the set went ahead and 36 minutes later showed love for the lead.
After saving three break points in the opening game of the second set. Kyrgios raised his level, The Aussie took advantage of forehand errors to earn the first breakpoint of the match. which he replaced with a forehand passing shot that clipped the baseline. From that point, Kyrgios won 12 of 15 service points to level the match.
In a third set dominated by serve, Nadal shortened points by moving up the court. The Spaniard, who 11 of 15 net points, fired two forehand winners to earn the only break point of the set at 4-3, but Kyrgios served well under pressure to escape danger.
Nadal charged the net behind the forehead approach to open the 4/1 gap. Despite forehand errors and a nervous double fault on his first set point, Nadal once again moved forward and clinched the set as Kyrgios struck a forehand into the net.