RafaLint: September 15th
- Las lesiones de Rafael Nadal (mangle)
- Tennis Shorts: The 2012 U.S. Open – by Michael Catarevas (tennis.com). Don’t be dropping Rafa’s name in a rude manner!
- 50 parting shots from U.S. Open – by Jon Wertheim (si.com) – includes some thoughts on Rafa’s absence.
- Ferrer would rather have Rafa than high ranking – via sport.co.uk
- Will Rafael Nadal Play Tennis Again In 2012? – by Mark Hodgkinson (wimbledon.com)
- Las vacaciones forzosas descolocan a Rafa Nadal – by Lola Galán (elpais.com) (mangle)
- Wilander writes about Rafa’s path post recovery in this issue of Tennis 15-30
- Andy Murray showed Rafa some love in his interview on Charlie Rose: Five best quotes from Andy Murray’s interview with Charlie Rose.
- ATP Board Approves Change In Time Violation Penalty – the penalty is not quite as severe, but I think it’s to encourage umpires to call players on it more often.
- A very nice promo poster for Bercy that includes Rafa…even if he’s not going to be there.
- Love this photo.
Rafa does social media:
- Ready for a quiz? Here’s the answer.
- Rafa *hearts Daveeed.
- Working on his ballet moves.
- Congratulating Andy
- Already started missing Juan Carlos Ferrero.
- Enjoying some dinner
- Cheering on the Armada
- A workout in the pool
— Rafa Nadal (@RafaelNadal) September 14, 2012
— Rafa Nadal (@RafaelNadal) September 15, 2012
Tweets about Rafa:
— Jeanna (@Jeannab64) September 12, 2012
Shopping for a boat, Rafa?
— Sealine Int. (@SealineInt) September 14, 2012
— ABYS Yachting (@ABYSYachting) September 15, 2012
— David J. Nadal (@davidjnadal) September 14, 2012