Rafael "Rafa" Nadal Parera (born 3 June 1986) is a Spanish professional tennis player and a former world no. 1. , he is ranked no. 5 by the Association of Tennis Professionals (ATP). He is regarded as one of the greatest players of all time; his success on clay has earned him the nickname "The King of Clay", and has prompted several experts to regard him as the greatest clay court player in history.
The sixth-seeded American Andy Roddick, who just parted ways with coach Jimmy Connors, beat Spanish second seed Rafael Nadal 7-6, 6-2. He will next face third seed Novak Djokovic... - 07.03.2008, France24ENP
Det bliver Novak Djokovic, der skal op imod Roger Federer i finalen i ATP Masters Series i Cincinnati, efter at han udspillede Rafael Nadal i den anden semifinale på TV 2 SPORT. - 23.08.2008, TV2SportDK
04.01.2012 [Evening Standard] - Rafael Nadal was made to work hard by Germany's Philipp Kohlschreiber in his first ATP Tour outing of the year. The Spaniard needed two hours and 23 minutes to win 6-3, 6-7, 6-3 in the Qatar Exxonmobil Open in Doha. Serena Williams.
29.12.2011 [The Guardian] - AP Rafael Nadal plans to take several weeks off after the Australian Open to recover from a nagging shoulder injury. The world No2 said the injury surfaced during the ATP World Tour Finals in London and that he was still "not 100%".
22.12.2011 [Telegraph.co.uk] - However he did win five ATP titles including a marvellous win over Rafael Nadal in Tokyo, racing to the title with a 6-0 bagel in the final. A thorn in Australia's side as the England captain led his side to the Ashes. Racked up further success against
27.12.2011 [bettor.com (blog)] - After having a gloomy run in the 2011 ATP (Association of Tennis Professionals) season, former world number one, Rafael Nadal, is very eager to have an impactful start at the next year's professional circuit. The Spanish number one has aimed to do away
29.12.2011 [bettor.com (blog)] - He was outdone by Robin Soderling of Sweden in the quarter-finals of Roland Garros in 2010, letting an opening for Spain's Rafael Nadal to claim the top spot in the South African Airways ATP World Rankings. Federer hopes he get another shot at Sampras'
27.12.2011 [bettor.com (blog)] - His dream run was finally brought to an end when top seed, Rafael Nadal, defeated him in the round of four but his victory over Federer was declared to be his best one for the 2011 season. Disclaimer: The ideas expressed in the article are the writer's
20.12.2011 [bettor.com (blog)] - Djokovic shifted his gears in the contest to reel off the following two set and then eventually claimed the Grand Slam title after defeating the world number one, Rafael Nadal in the final. Tomic's quarter-final run at Wimbledon took him to the 71 st