Djokovic wore yellow – the color that represents the king of Thailand – and Nadal wore blue, in respect for the queen. REUTERS/Athit Perawongmetha
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Two of the world's top tennis players, Novak Djokovic and Rafael Nadal, came to Bangkok to earn a few million dollars for an exhibition match.The No. 1-ranked Djokovic and his longtime rival Nadal were playing a sold-out exhibition match dubbed "Back to Thailand".Djokovic wore yellow – the color that represents the king of Thailand – and Nadal wore blue, in respect for the queen.Djokovic and Nadal have faced each other 43 times in tour-level matches, with Nadal winning 23 but Djokovic winning their last two matches at the French Open and Monte Carlo. Djokovic last came to Thailand in 2008 when he lost the final of the Thailand Open to Jo-Wilfried Tsonga, while Nadal visited the capital in 2010 for the same tournament and lost in the semifinals.
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