Nadal prepara Wimbledon en Manacor – by Álvaro Rama (mangle)
Rafa Nadal, triunfador humilde – fluffy piece about Rafa’s sponsorship with KIA (mangle)
Rafael Nadal: French Open Legend and The Future of Poker Sponsorship – by Lee Davy (calvinayre.com)
Players tell us about their favorite Wimbledon places.
Today’s JeannaB64 flash back takes you all the way back to Sopot 2004 – Rafa’s first ATP title.
Social media related to Rafa:
Guess who’s on the cover of Tennis Magazine (in
I spent a good chunk of the day watching the Roland Garros semi again. (I fear it will be deleted off my DVR due to space during Wimbledon.) I’m still amazed by that smile on Rafa’s face when he was broken in the 4th set to put things back on serve. He really does love suffering and the competition.
Rafa will play this year’s Necker Cup Pro-Am in November.
The Necker Cup is five-day, all inclusive world class Pro-Am Tennis
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While Rafa’s getting ready for the tournament, the tournament’s getting ready for him.
Nadal likely seeded fifth at Wimbledon with possible blockbuster quarterfinal – by Courtney Nguyen (si.com)
Nadal To Return To China Open In Beijing – via atpworldtour.com
Rafael Nadal: French Open winner a ‘sporting great’ – by Jonathan Overend (bbc.co.uk) Thanks, JK.
Rafa and the ball kids – he’s smiling so much. I wonder how his face didn’t break? (Thanks, Dianne)
It’s so Rafa that they went on the Small World ride:
Maymo looks really excited. (Maribel is taking photos too.) Mary, not so much. (Posted by disneylandparis.)
Not a lot of stuff out there that’s interesting, so this is some extra fluffy lint.
Through Rain, Chaos, Nadal Nonpareil in Paris – by Chris Oddo (tennisnow.com)
The Good, the Bad and the Ugly of the 2013 French Open – via thesixthset.com
Top-Five Points and Top-Five Shots of the 2013 French Open – via thesixthset.com
Marathon Games: Djokovic vs. Nadal, Super Bowl XLVII Among Longest Title