RafaLint: March 25th
For those who believe in such silly superstitions, these are the colors you need to do your nails for the clay Masters 1000 series: shirt and shorts. (Again, neither of these are on the US Nike site.)
- Las células madre que le han devuelto la rodilla a Nadal – interview with the clinic where Rafa gets his knee treatments. (mangle)
- Sony Open offers glimpse at an ATP without Rafael Nadal, Roger Federer – by Courtney Nguyen (si.com)
- Top 10 Toni Nadal quotes – via thetennisspace.com
- Nadal makes the cleverest comeback in tennis history – by Cheryl Murray (tennistalk.com)
- Nadal takes Indian Wells with grit and style – by Steve Flink (tennischannel.com)
- Nadal pasa reconocimiento en Vitoria: “Me encuentro bien” – via as.com (mangle)
- – sweet article and Rafa and Uncle Miguel Angel by Agustín Castellote (mangle)
- Which Rafa do you prefer? Poll from L’Equipe.
- BNP Paribas Open – The Best Moments from Indian Wells 2013 – by Nicholas McCarvel (bnpparibasopenblog.com)
- Looks who’s on the cover of L’Equipe
- Catching the Tape: Roger & Rafa in Miami – by Steve Tignor (tennis.com)
- Reading the Readers: March 21st – Tignor doesn’t just get Rafa, he gets his fans.
- Las 25 mejores frases de Rafa Nadal – by Alvaro Heralta (mangle)
- Rafael Nadal Joins Alex Zozaya to Share Property Updates at Secrets Aura Cozumel and Sunscape Sabor Cozumel – via berwicktravel.wordpress.com
- El increíble Rafael Nadal
- iB3 report on Rafa’s return home
- iB3 report on Rafa’s first practice sessions back in Manacor (I hope this works for people…I had to reload the page 20 times to get it to play. Yeah, I’m stubborn.) If it doesn’t work, here’s a “borrowed” copy on YouTube.
- Rafa likes his racket a lot.
- Day one of my photos from Indian Wells (the long version). And an equally bloated set from Friday.
- Check out Dryad61′s Rafa photos from Indian Wells.
Rafa does social media:
- Rafa seems to be enjoying just chillin’.
- He’s watched footie with friends.
- And today, he let us know he was back to practice!
- He even updated his banner photo.
— Rafa Nadal (@RafaelNadal) March 25, 2013
He then tweeted in English with a link to the same photo:
“A great new logo @paugasol! Thanks for the t-shirt friend :)”
That shirt looks pretty big for Rafa!
Social media related to Rafa:
Friend of mine, Mel di Giacomo , took this photo a while back, thought you guys would enjoy:) twitter.com/Martina/status…
— Martina Navratilova (@Martina) March 24, 2013
Primer entreno de Rafa Nadal tras Indian Wells. Pendiente de la rodilla, y con ilusión para los torneos que vienen twitter.com/AnaTines/statu…
— Ana Martinez (@AnaTines) March 25, 2013