Rafael Nadal may be Spanish but many people would love him to see him as the world’s most famous fictional Englishman, James Bond. Our champ is on the cover of daily newspaper The West Australian. The headline under his photo says: A licence to thrill. Nadal’s 007 moment at Rotto. “He’s the No.1 tennis player…
As one of the most highly-anticipated weddings of the decade in Spain, Rafael Nadal and Maria Francisca Perello’s ceremony lived up to expectations.
Rafael Nadal will return to the world number one spot after Stefanos Tsitsipas recovered from a slow start to record the biggest match win of his career against Novak Djokovic 3-6, 7-5, 6-3 in Shanghai. With the loss, Djokovic trails Rafa (9,225) by 1,280 points in the 2019 ATP Race To London and the battle […]
Rafael Nadal is reportedly getting ready to tie the knot to Maria Francisca Perello after a 14-year-long relationship! Rafa is engaged to longtime girlfriend, Maria Francisca, reports Hola magazine. In fact, the wedding is only a few months away! The pair plan to get married during the autumn in Mallorca and it has emerged that Rafa […]
Rafael Nadal has won the ATP tour’s Stefan Edberg Sportsmanship Award for the second time, ending Roger Federer’s streak of seven in a row. The ATP announced earlier today: Fellow players voted Nadal as the winner of the Stefan Edberg Sportsmanship Award for a second time, recognising the Spaniard for his fair play, professionalism and […]
World No.1 and fan favorite Rafael Nadal takes time to connect with young fans at the local hospital in Valencia.
Rafael Nadal is in Prague, with the days counting down ahead of the first-ever Laver Cup. The three-day competition kicks off Friday, pitting a team of the best six European players against the top six from the rest of the world, captained by tennis legends Bjorn Borg and John McEnroe. The tournament is to honor Rod […]
Happy birthday Rafa!
This week’s issue of TIME features a story on Roger Federer, who on Jan. 29 became the oldest man in 45 years to win a Grand Slam singles final when he beat his arch-rival and nemesis, Rafael Nadal, in a five-set classic. Federer, 35, won his 18th slam — adding to his all-time men’s record…