RafaLint: February 14th
- One of the participants in yesterday’s clinic blogged about her experience. You can read it here. (mangle)
- Today’s issue of the tournament magazine.
- Nadal, Almagro Win Sao Paulo Openers; Monaco Upset – via atpworldtour.com
- Catching the Tape: Two Kings of Clay – by Steve Tignor (tennis.com)
- Why Rafael Nadal Needs An Even Lighter $690,000 Watch For Tennis – by Ariel Adams (forbes.com)
- Reading the Readers: Feb.14 – by Steve Tignor (tennis.com)
- Com torcida dividida, Nadal elimina Feijão e pega argentino nas quartas de final (mangle)
- Aos 88 anos, fã sonha em encontrar ídolo Nadal: “É como se fosse um neto” (mangle)
- Nadal defeats Souza in Sao Paolo opener – AP via tennis.com
- Totes adorable video from yesterday’s clinic…where Rafa gets lobbed by a tot: Rafael Nadal conquista fãs em São Paulo. I think that kid’s been getting lessons from Marc!
- Not enough adorable footage of Rafa with wee ones in that video? Try this one.
- iB3 report on the doubles withdrawal.
- A few photos via sina.com.
Rafa does social media:
- Rafa shared a photo of himself with Maria Bueno.
— Rafa Nadal (@RafaelNadal) February 14, 2013
Which mangles to: “I just found on # Brazil’s president injury. I hope he recovers soon # DilmaRousseff from a broken foot!”
Social media related to Rafa:
— TennisTV (@TennisTV) February 14, 2013
— Tennis Panorama News (@TennisNewsTPN) February 14, 2013
— Tennis Panorama News (@TennisNewsTPN) February 15, 2013
Glad to know Rafa doesn’t like manscaped balls.
This app is so smart. twitamore.com/rafaelnadal
— Lindsay Gibbs (@linzsports) February 14, 2013
(And in case it changes before you can see it, here’s what it produced.)
And, Marc! loves Rafa:
— marc lopez tarres (@marclopeztarres) February 14, 2013
Which mangles to: “After seeing the end of http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fd1KPaDrs2s … xa Valentine wanted to take that as a friend I still want t …”