Nadal achieved the impossible

Rafa receives his trophy for acheiving the #1 ranking - photo by EFE

Rafa receives his trophy for achieving the #1 ranking in Madrid - photo by EFE

From SportsYA in English

Rafael Nadal was moving on, but history was close to a utopia. However, the Spaniard made his dreams come true in August 2008, after the Olympic Games. In Beijing Nadal clinched Gold and the world No. 1, something owned by Swiss Roger Federer for 237 weeks.

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