RafaLint: August 20th
- Nadal wins 2013 Emirates Airline US Open Series men’s title – amazing. Thinking back to how sad I was when he announced he couldn’t play last year’s USO and…amazing.
- ATP Heritage: Rafael Nadal, 2008, ’10 – via atpworldtour.com
- The Grand Stories: The Summer of Rafa – by Steve Tignor (tennis.com)
- Rafael Nadal continues to confound with his latest revival in tennis – by Ahmed Rizvi (thenational.ae)
- Return of Serve Analysis: How Rafael Nadal Won a Masters 1000 Final Without Creating a Single Break Point – by Juan José (changeovertennis.com)
- Nadal Leading The Way In Battle For No. 1 – via atpworldtour.com
- Report Card: Rafael Nadal now a favorite to win the U.S. Open? – by Courtney Nguyen (si.com)
- We Might Run Out Of Words – by Jesse Pentecost (thenextpoint.com)
- Emotional Rafa celebrates first Cincinnati title – the wonderful @olerafa gets the shot I missed. (Warning: video autoloads on this page. Freaking annoying.)
- Rafael Nadal conquers Cincinnati; Victoria Azarenka stops Serena Williams – by Courtney Nguyen (si.com)
- ATP World Tour by the Numbers – via atpworldtour.com. Someone holds the record for longest winning streak. Oh, he comes in second too.
- Rafa Nadal se confiesa con ESPN Deportes – interview in Spanish
- Nike Sportswear Presents: Nike Tech Pack
- Exerpts from post-final presser: part one; part two; part three; part four; part five.
- Headbanging Rafa
- Some Cincy vids on mustbeluff’s YouTube Channel
- Cincinnati 2013 Top Hot Shots
- Interview with Toni
- Trophy ceremony
- US Open promo by Eurosport
- Mariko meets Rafa Nadal at The Champions’ Party
- Marina’s Champion Party with Rafa Nadal!
- Juan at The Champions’ Party!
- iB3 report on the final and change in rankings.
- Toni airport footage
- The short (and small-sized) version of my photos Cincy: 2nd Round; 3rd Round; QF; Semis; Final. (If Lightroom ever finishes updating on my computer, I can start working on the rest of the photos to post large sized on Flickr.)
- Photos from the Cincy final via Zimbio
- Flickr photos from Hannah1197, Jeff Sagar, Andres Rojas (everyone got that shot that I missed…grrrr), and John Thawley.
Rafa does social media:
- Rafa gave victory a thumbs up.
- He was very happy after the semifinal.
- And he hung out with his buds.
— Rafa Nadal (@RafaelNadal) August 20, 2013
Social media related to Rafa:
- For peeps in the US: US Open TV schedule.