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Rafael Nadal to play new event in 2023
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Rafael Nadal to play new event in 2023

(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({});The 22-time Major champion Rafael Nadal will kick off the 2023 season at the inaugural United Cup! Nadal and Paula Badosa should lead Spain at the new team event that gathers 18 countries in Brisbane, Perth, and Sydney. The United Cup starts on December 29 and will offer six groups with three teams.The group winners and the best runner-up team will head to Sydney for the event's final stage between January 6-8. Every country will add three or four players from both ATP and WTA Tour, with 500 ATP and WTA points up for grabs for the most successful competitors.Nadal claimed the title for Spain at the 2019 Davis Cup and competed for his country again a few weeks later at the inaugural ATP Cup in Australia. Spain face...
Will being a father change Rafael Nadal’s plans on the time he stays on tour?
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Will being a father change Rafael Nadal’s plans on the time he stays on tour?

(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({});"I am not thinking about retirement...when it will be, it will be," Rafael Nadal, ranked no. 2 in the world has said to people thinking his retirement is near. He has had his share of injuries and low performing court competitions.Despite his age of 36, Nadal's priorities may have changed since becoming a dad, less than a month ago on October 8th. He now has a lot to consider in his personal as well as professional life on being a tennis player. The season is three-quarters over and the Spaniard has had a bad foot injury during the French Open.It was a lot to deal with and Nadal has said that "I'm not going to lie to you. During Roland Garros I thought that it could be my last tournament...the foot...has been a di...
‘I don’t think we’ll see peak Rafael Nadal anymore’, says expert
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‘I don’t think we’ll see peak Rafael Nadal anymore’, says expert

(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({});22-time Major champion Rafael Nadal has hit the training court in Paris ahead of the final Masters 1000 of the season. Nadal arrived in Paris on Wednesday and added a practice session on Thursday, working on his game and hoping to chase the missing title next week.Rafa has not played singles matches following the US Open fourth-round loss to Frances Tiafoe, dealing with an abdominal injury since Wimbledon. Nadal returned to his house in Mallorca after New York, welcomed his first child, and worked out on the training court before Paris, in Turin.read more ➔(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({});
Rafael Nadal and Serena Williams were the Roland Garros champions in 2013 ‘I wish Serena Williams a speedy recovery ‘
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Rafael Nadal and Serena Williams were the Roland Garros champions in 2013 ‘I wish Serena Williams a speedy recovery ‘

(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({});Two legends were still among the players to beat seven years later, with Nadal seeking his 20th Major title and Williams the 24th in Paris in October 2020.While Rafa remained in contention for his 13th Parisian trophy, Serena had to withdraw ahead of the second-round clash against Tsvetlana Pironkova due to an Achilles injury. After an excellent comeback in the opening set, Serena defeated Kristie Ahn in the first encounter, dominating the second set to find herself over the top.Still, the Americans had to leave Paris, hoping to recover by the start of 2021. Asked about Serena after his second-round encounter, Nadal said he could not say much, as he did not know all the details and how serious the injury was....
The 22-time Major champion Rafael Nadal hit the practice court in Paris
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The 22-time Major champion Rafael Nadal hit the practice court in Paris

(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({});The 22-time Major champion Rafael Nadal hit the practice court in Paris ahead of the season's last Masters 1000 event. Nadal arrived in Paris on Wednesday and embraced a practice session on Thursday, working on his game and hoping to seek the missing title next week.Rafa has not played singles matches following the fourth-round US Open loss to Frances Tiafoe, dealing with an abdominal injury since Wimbledon. Nadal went home to Mallorca after New York, welcomed his first child and hit the practice court ahead of Paris in Turin.World no. 2 skipped the second part of 2021 after a foot injury and made a stunning comeback in 2022. The 36-year-old is ranked 2nd on the ATP ranking list behind his compatriot Carlos Alcara...
Rafael Nadal’s STUNNING Family & LUXURIOUS Lifestyle!
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Rafael Nadal’s STUNNING Family & LUXURIOUS Lifestyle!

(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({});Rafael Nadal, a name among the big 3 in tennis, is considered to be one of the greatest tennis players the world has ever seen. He has made a name for himself by winning more matches than most, winning all the titles the game has to offer, and ranking at the very top of the world's list time and time again. It's not too far-fetched to say that Nadal has earned the title of a living legend in the game of tennis, but there's more to the legend than his life on the court.
‘Rafael Nadal beat Roger Federer at 17 and..’ his coach recalls
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‘Rafael Nadal beat Roger Federer at 17 and..’ his coach recalls

(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({});On March 28, 2004, world no. 1 Roger Federer and the upcoming youngster Rafael Nadal met at the Miami Masters, writing the first chapter of one of the greatest rivalries in our sport's history. At 17 years and nine months, Nadal earned a magnificent 6-3, 6-3 triumph in 70 minutes to become the youngest player with a win over world no.1 player since the formation of the ATP Tour 14 years earlier. Only a few could have predicted this outcome, even knowing that Roger was not at his best. The Swiss won the Indian Wells title a week before and struggled in the previous match against Nikolay Davydenko here in Florida.All that aside, it was an incredible performance from the youngster, serving at 81% and never facing a d...