RafaLint: April 23rd
Rafa’s pre-tournament presser (Barcelona):
Posted by BancSabadell.
- An Unmatched Achievement – by Jesse Pentecost (thenextpoint.com)
- Who’s hot and who’s not – via The Tennis Space
- Nadal: “Mi reto no es ahora el número uno, sino jugar bien en Barcelona” – via rtve.es. Includes presser and practice footage. (mangle)
- Best of Three: Nadal pounds Djokovic at Monte Carlo Masters – by Jon Wertheim (si.com)
- Heroes and Zeros: Rafa’s Revenge, Holes in the Clay, and Serbia’s Triumph – by Chris Oddo (tennisnow.com)
- Nadal: “Djokovic no puede estar siempre impecable” – EFE via marca.com (mangle).
- Nadal más grande todavía: vence por octava vez consecutiva en Montecarlo – from the tournament site. Also available in English.
- Rafael Nadal: My goal is to play well in Barcelona, not to become No. 1 – and in Spanish.
- Behind the scenes (I guess?) of Rafa’s Barcelona presser.
- A rose for Rafa (starts 3 minutes in if it doesn’t dump you there automatically). Thanks, @genny_ss.
- Post MC win interview for Italian TV. Thanks again, @genny_ss.
- Stade 2 interview after MC win.
- iB3 report on the MC final.
- An interview with Onda Cero
- Ella Ling’s photoset from the MC final.
- Photos from Barcelona – including Rafa’s presser.
- Rafa practice picture and another one.
- Rafa in his presser today.
Tweets about Rafa:
Feli sent us a sad little photo:
— feliciano lopez (@feliciano_lopez) April 23, 2012
But bless him for trying! He even tweeted it in English too: “Great #daviscupteam dinner with better company.Sorry for the quality but was not my fault..”
King of Monte-Carlo @RafaelNadal arrived to Barcelona!
— Sergiy Stakhovsky (@Stako_tennis) April 22, 2012
- Atch2 has collected some tweets about Rafa on her Vamos Maymo Tumblr.
- Screen grabs from the rtve practice video: one; two.