Rafa does social media:
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
After watching Rafa attempt to act, be sure to enter the contest to join him at the party!
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First up! Rafa’s name is on an OOP! He kicks off his comeback by playing doubles tomorrow “Not Before 6:00 PM”. It will be broadcast locally, so check the usual streaming sources for a stream.
Good news for those of us in the US who get The Tennis Channel, they’ve added Rafa’s first match to their broadcast schedule!
Rafa doing his promo thing for KIA.
The local TV Schedule for the VTR Open. I’m hoping that since it will be on TV somewhere, there will be streams. The tournament also has a special page devoted to Rafa’s schedule (mangle). Which, I’m sure, makes all the other players there feel so special.
Be patient: Agassi on Nadal – by Adam Cooper (smh.com.au)
La nutrida agenda que cumplirá Rafael Nadal en su visita a Chile – via latercera.com (mangle)
Misión Nadal, ¡misión cumplida! – via
(Thanks for sending me the link, Inés.)
Inés pointed me to this blog post by some dedicated swimmers…and their new buddy: Our new friend, Rafa!
Ace in the hole – by Howard Bryant (ESPN.com)
The Player entry list is out for Indian Wells.
Rafa Nadal wins first poker tournament – by Brad Willis (pokerstarsblog.com)
Toni Nadal: “Rafael llegará con un poco de miedo a Viña” – via lanacion.cl (mangle)
Por “efecto Nadal” ya hay cuatro días agotados para ATP Viña – via terra.cl. Rafa’s selling those tickets.
Photo by Beth WilsonRafa and Pico will team up for doubles in Viña del Mar. Excuse me, I need a moment to myself. There better be streams, damn it!
Andy picks Rafa for his footie team.
Mats Wilander: Rafa Nadal could put fear in their eyes again – by Alexandra Willis (thetennisspace.com). It cracks me up that they picked a photo of Rafa looking like a little tot anticipating a lollipop to accompany that title.
Looks like Rafa’s getting a new watch: Richard Mille
Oops! Thought I posted lint the other day. Sorry about that. Sadly, a lot of the links I had are no longer relevant…but then, do we really need article after article about the Abu Dhabi withdrawal?
Rafa wanted to make sure we all celebrated the holidays responsibly:
Nadal, como un astronauta – by Juan José Mateo. From (mangle) it sounds like Rafa’s left no stone unturned in his recovery.
Abu Dhabi-bound Nadal: Federer proved his greatness in 2012 – by Reem Abulleil (sport360.com)
Bro-mance alert! Andy Murray: Tennis Missing Rafael Nadal – by Reem