The draw will be performed at 10am local time tomorrow.
- Seeding for The Championships 2015
- 2-time champ Rafael Nadal seeded No. 10 for Wimbledon – via AP
- Andy Murray trains alongside Rafael Nadal as Tim Henman claims British star is in ‘form of his life’ ahead of Wimbledon – via dialymail.co.uk. The pic of Rafa looking either pouty or concentrated while sitting on the grass and fiddling with his watch just cracks me up. He looks like a little pouty boy.
- Wimbledon 2015 preview roundtable: Predictions, top storylines – via si.com
- Rafael Nadal is a long shot at Wimbledon – and he’s primed to prove everyone wrong – by Douglas Perry (oregonlive.com)
- Tenth-Seeded Nadal Lurks as Dangerous Wimbledon Foe – Reuters via nytimes.com
- Top 10: Wimbledon matches – by Raz Mirza (skysports.com)
Fed was attempting to become the first man in the modern era to win a sixth successive title, but the then 22-year-old from Mallorca sealed victory on his fourth match point in four hours and 48 minutes at 9.16pm in south-west London to bring an end to the Swiss’s domination of the grass, and bring Nadal his first Grand Slam title outside Roland Garros.
- Wimbledon 2015: Imagine having Rafa Nadal in your bed – by James Masters (cnn.com)
“There was one year when Rafa Nadal was thinking about renting it and I thought that would be really exciting, being able to say that Rafa Nadal has been in my bed,” she told CNN’s Open Court.
“But he rented somewhere else, he didn’t come.”
- Spanish tennis federation president gets suspended – AP via si.com
- El TAD suspende por un mes a Escañuela, presidente de la Federación de tenis – via rtve.es (mangle)
- Practice footage
- The new grass court season – via cnn. Includes an interview with Rafa conducted in Stuttgart.
- We’re nearly ready…are you?
- Toni Nadal: “Es fácil hacer demagogia y tachar a los jugadores de machistas” – via ondecero.es (mangle) Toni denies that Rafa’s absolutely ruled out Davis Cup.
- There’s some really nice Rafa pics in this day 3 practice gallery at the Wimbledon site.
- And here’s the day 4 practice gallery.
- Pictures from the Grand Vermeil ceremony in Paris.
Rafa does social media:
Primer entrenamiento en las pistas del torneo en Wimbledon! ;) First practice session in the Wimbledon courts! ;) pic.twitter.com/FXj5JBMRaY
— Rafa Nadal (@RafaelNadal) June 24, 2015
Social media related to Rafa:
- Quiz: how much do you know about Wimbledon? – via telegraph.co.uk
- Inside the year-long process to prepare the Wimbledon grass courts by Tim Newcomb (si.com)