Botic Van De Zandschulp is a Dutch professional tennis player. Van de Zandschulp began the year by defeating Adrian Mannarino and 8th seed Mackenzie McDonald in straight sets at the Melbourne Summer Set.
Despite having match points on serve in the third set, he lost to Grigor Dimitrov in the quarterfinals. He fell in the third round of the Australian Open in 2022 to Daniil Medvedev, who was ranked second in the world at the time. On 31 January 2022, he made his debut in the top 50 of the rankings.
In Indian Wells, Van de Zandschulp advanced to the third round after defeating Tennys Sandgren and defeating world no. 9 Félix Auger-Aliassime in three sets.
He lost in straight sets to Miomir Kecmanovi in the third round. He was knocked out in the first round by Mikhail Kukushkin in Miami.
For his fourth career ATP Tour quarterfinal appearance and second of 2022, he played in Marrakech, where he advanced over first-round opponents Hugo Dellien and qualifier Vt Kopiva in straight sets.
The quarterfinals were lost against Alex Molan. In the first round at Monte Carlo, he was beaten by Sebastian Korda.
B. Van De Zandschulp vs Nadal Predictions
Rafael Nadal and Botic Van De Zandschulp are scheduled to compete against one another for the second time. Although Nadal leads the head-to-head matchup 1-0, they have never faced each other in a match on grass.
The most recent time that these two players faced one other, in the third round of the French Open in May 2022, Nadal emerged victorious with a 6-3, 6-2, and 6-4 score.