The players who lost to Rafael Nadal at US Open 2010 (in brackets the number of times they lost to an eventual slam winner):
F: Novak Djokovic (8)
SF: Mikhail Youzhny (4)
QF: Fernando Verdasco (3)
R16: Feliciano Lopez (3)
R32: Gilles Simon (2)
R64: Dennis Istomin (2)
R128: Teimuraz Gabashvili (2)
- Nadal has beaten Djokovic in four of his slam wins now.
- All of Lopez losses to an eventual slam winner were in the 4th round.
- All of Verdascos losses to an eventual champ were against Nadal.
- Gabashvili joins a very select club of players who lost to the eventual slam winner in the first ound twice.