Biggest of the Big Three? The incredible records Rafael Nadal can set in Aus Open final

One more win.Rafael Nadal’s four-set triumph over Matteo Berrettini sent him into the final of the 2022 Australian Open, putting him within sight of history

And if he defeats Stefanos Tstisipas or Daniil Medvedev on Sunday night at Melbourne Park, it’ll also cap off a remarkable recovery from a career-threatening foot injury.

These are the incredible records Nadal can set if he wins this year’s Australian Open.

Yet it could be Nadal who hits blackjack first, as the Australian Open title would be his 21st slam, breaking the tie on 20 with his Big Three compatriots

Federer has held the record since 2009, when he surpassed Pete Sampras, with the 2018 Australian Open crown putting him at 20

Nadal joined him with the 2020 French Open title, while Djokovic stormed into the picture by winning the first three Slams of 2021