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ATP roundup: Monfils tops Wawrinka in Rotterdam
Yahoo Sports
Wawrinka last competed in a tour-level final in the 2017 French Open, which he lost to Rafael Nadal . He is 16-13 in finals in his career. ‘It was a tough …

Nadal headlines TBTs at IW
Tennis.Life (blog)
The BNP Paribas Open announced Monday that Rafael Nadal will headline a Tie Break Tens event ahead of the main Indian Wells Masters 1000 …

Wawrinka returns to top 50
Sport24
ATP top 20: 1. Novak Djokovic (SRB) 10,955 pts. 2. Rafael Nadal (ESP) 8,320. 3. Alexander Zverev (GER) 6,475. 4. Juan Martin del Potro (ARG) 5,060.

Nadal, Thiem Headline Rafa & Friends Exhibition
Tennis Now (blog)
Rafael Nadal and Dominic Thiem will stage a Roland Garros final rematch in the desert—and local charities will benefit. World No. 2 Nadal headlines …

Rafael Nadal Headlines Event To Benefit Local Charities At The BNP Paribas Open
Tennis Panorama
2, 17-time Major Champion and three-time BNP Paribas Open Champion Rafael Nadal headlines “Rafa & Friends” in the first-ever Eisenhower Cup …

Boris Becker: Novak Djokovic and Rafael Nadal can overhaul Roger Federer’s 20 Slams
Tennis365 (blog)
He knows a thing or two about helping Novak Djokovic to reach the top, but even Boris Becker has described the Serb’s recent form as “remarkable” …

Rafael Nadal’s attitude was unbelievable already in 2003, says Munoz
Tennis World
In an interview with Punto de Break Quino Munoz, a former player, commented on his career. Speaking about the expectations he had, Munoz said: ‘I …

Roger Federer: Boris Becker makes bold Rafael Nadal and Novak Djokovic prediction
Express.co.uk
That’s the view of Djokovic’s former coach Boris Becker, with five titles separating the trio. Federer is the leading all-time male Grand Slam winner …

Rafael Nadal now gets less tired with new serve motion, says coach
Tennis World
In an interview to La Tercera, Rafael Nadal’s coach Carlos Moya explained how he managed to convince the world No. 2 getting more aggressive and …

Roger Federer’s former coach makes shock Rafael Nadal admission
Express.co.uk
Roger Federer was coached by Jose Higueras in 2008, and the former professional player has also claimed that Federer’s age is ‘catching up’ with …

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Laureus Awards: The who’s who of world sports in one place
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Roger Federer, Usain Bolt, Novak Djokovic, Sebastian Vettel, Rafael Nadal , Serena Williams, Simone Biles, Missy Franklin, Yelena Isinbayeva and …

Tsitsipas Seeded No. 1 For First Time At ATP Marseille
Tennis-X.com (blog)
Surging youngster Stefanos Tsitsipas will make his debut as a top seed at an ATP event this week in Marseille. The 20-year-old who stunned Roger …

Djokovic wins 7th Australian Open title
TheCable
Serbia’s Novak Djokovic beat Spanish Rafael Nadal to clinch his third consecutive Grand Slam and record seventh Australian Open title at the 2019 …

ATP roundup: Monfils tops Wawrinka in Rotterdam
WSAU News
Gael Monfils beat his training partner Stan Wawrinka 6-3, 1-6, 6-2 on Sunday at the ABN Amro World Tennis Tournament to capture his first ATP Tour …

Searching for luck, Dane disappears during draw
Gulf Today
Top tennis stars including Serena Williams, Maria Sharapova, Andre Aggasi and Rafael Nadal are famous for following some rituals during their …

I think about how sweet beating Rafael Nadal would be, says Tsitsipas
Tennis World
In a press conference, Stefanos Tsitsipas recalled his straight-set Australian Open semifinal loss to Rafael Nadal . The Greek was very disappointed …

What happened with Rafael Nadal in 2018 Acapulco was normal – Zurutuza
Tennis World
The Mexican Open Tournament Director Raul Zurutuza looks forward to welcoming some of the best players in Acapulco. Rafael Nadal , Alexander …

‘Roger Federer, Rafael Nadal , Novak Djokovic to dominate season’ Uncle Toni
Tennis World
In an interview to Cadena Ser, Rafael Nadal’s uncle Toni was asked if he sees the Big Three players – the Spaniard, Novak Djokovic and Rafael Nadal  …

Rafael Nadal : Stefanos Tsitsipas reveals he wakes up thinking about Spanish star
Express.co.uk
Tsitsipas has been a revelation since breaking onto the scene in 2018, showing signs he will form the next guard of serial Grand Slam winners.

The ONE Rafael Nadal tactic which works against EVERYONE bar Novak Djokovic – former coach
Express.co.uk
That is the opinion of former Spanish Davis Cup team captain Emilio Sanchez. It has been three weeks since Nadal lost in straight sets to Djokovic in …

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Monfils beats Wawrinka to win Rotterdam Open
Sport24
Gael Monfils regained control in the third set to defeat good friend Stan Wawrinka and win his eighth career title at the Rotterdam Open.

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Documentary Success Without Netflix? The Tennis Channel Thinks It Can Pull It Off
IndieWire
… which commemorates the 10-year anniversary of a historic match between Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal , provides an intriguing case study.

Tiafoe upset in first match since Australian Open run
Sport24
The American has a career-high ranking of No 29 after his run in Melbourne, where he lost to Rafael Nadal . No 4 seed John Millman of Australia was …

Nadal is a Risk We Would Like to Take: Acapulco Director
Tennis World Live (blog)
World number two and 11-time French Open winner Rafael Nadal has been termed as a risk by ATP Acapulco Open tournament director Luiz …

Rafael Nadal’s Spain to face champions Croatia in Davis Cup finals
Sport.co.uk
defending champions Croatia in the Davis Cup finals with the 17- … 18 nations for the 2019 Davis Cup finals. Despite its troubled … this competition.

Valentino Rossi: Federer, Nadal, Hamilton and MARADONA send message… nothing from Marquez
Express.co.uk
In a message broadcast by MotoGP, Roger Federer, Rafael Nadal and Lewis Hamilton went just some of the big names to send their best wishes to …

Roger Federer, Rafael Nadal had different views on Davis Cup format -Insider
Tennis World
In an interview to La Tercera, Hans Gildemeister, one of the main Davis Cup personalities, commented on the new format that has been introduced in …

Rafael Nadal’s coach gives insight on Roger Federer’s French Open return
Tennis World
Rafael Nadal’s coach Carlos Moya believes that Roger Federer’s decision to play the French Open again is a wise one. Speaking to La Tercera, Moya …

No one goes through bad moments like Rafael Nadal does, says coach
Tennis World
In an interview to La Tercera, Rafael Nadal’s coach Carlos Moya praised the 17-time Major winner’s mental strength. ‘I was able to know Rafa insider, …

Young player reveals advice he received from Rafael Nadal
Tennis World
He also commented on Rafael Nadal’s influence on him: ‘Having him so close means a lot. He gave me a piece of advice in terms of technique but it …

Novak Djokovic’s father makes Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal prediction: ‘He will succeed’
Express.co.uk
That’s according to the Serb’s father Srdjan, with Djokovic having lifted 15 Grand Slam titles. That puts him five behind leader Federer and Novak …

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Defending champion Croatia to face Nadal’s Spain in revamped Davis Cup
Borneo Bulletin Online
MADRID (AP) – Defending champion Croatia will meet Rafael Nadal’s Spain in the first edition of the revamped Davis Cup Finals in November.

Davis Cup: hosts Spain handed tough draw in new format
AS English
Sergi Bruguera, who will hope Rafael Nadal will lead the host nation’s challenge, saw his team drawn in Group B with defending Davis Cup …

Roger Federer successor named by Dubai Championships tournament director
Express.co.uk
Tsitsipas knocked the Swiss star out of the fourth round in Melbourne before going on to lose to Rafael Nadal in the semi-finals. And the Greek …

Opinion: The beautiful savagery of perfection
Livemint
Nothing but pitiless perfection for Rafael Nadal from Novak Djokovic. It reminded me of a time when Michael Kasprowicz said of Sachin Tendulkar: …

Tiafoe upset in first match since Australian Open run
Washington Post
29 after his run in Melbourne, where he lost to Rafael Nadal . No. 4 seed John Millman of Australia was also upset, losing 7-6 (4), 1-6, 6-4 to Guillermo …

Rafael Nadal is ‘a risky bet who often gives up,’ admits ATP500 tournament director
Tennis365 (blog)
An ATP500 tournament director has branded Rafael Nadal ‘a risky bet who often gives up,’ but admits it’s always a risk organisers are happy to take.

Davis Cup: It’s Spain vs Croatia; Rafael Nadal likely to face Marin Cilic
Times Now
Rafael Nadal’s Spain will host defending champions Croatia in the Davis Cup finals with the 17-time major winner set to be the only member of the …

Rafael Nadal : ‘At 16 years of age I didn’t think about winning French Open’
Tennis World
In an interview to Banco Sabadell Rafael Nadal recalled when he played a tournament in Vigo in 2002 as a 16-year-old. Speaking last week, Nadal …

Close source to Rafael Nadal confirms wedding with girlfriend
Tennis World
A close source to Rafael Nadal confirmed that the Spanish player will get married with his longtime girlfriend Maria Francisca Perello this fall.

Roger Federer: What will happen when I, Rafael Nadal and Novak Djokovic retire
Express.co.uk
Roger Federer turned professional in 1998, with Rafael Nadal joining in 2001 before Novak Djokovic in 2003. The trio have dominated male tennis …

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World number two Nadal is golf runner up
Euro Weekly News
TENNIS ace Rafael Nadal showed off swing skills of a different kind on Sunday, qualifying in second place in the Balearic Islands Golf Championship …

Defending champion Croatia to face Spain in new Davis Cup
Washington Times
MADRID (AP) – Defending champion Croatia will meet Rafael Nadal’s Spain in the first edition of the new Davis Cup Finals in November. Russia also …

Stefanos Tsitsipas: I don’t have time for relationships… she can send a dm on Instagram
Express.co.uk
Although the 20-year-old was beaten in straight sets by Rafael Nadal in the semi-final, the tournament could kickstart the career of the young Greek.

Defending champion Croatia to face Spain in new Davis Cup
Tacoma News Tribune
Defending champion Croatia will meet Rafael Nadal’s Spain in the first edition of the new Davis Cup Finals in November. Russia also was drawn into …

Rafa Nadal’s rhythm got broken before AO final against Djokovic: Cheskonov
Tennis World
… and final at last month’s Australian Open affected Rafael Nadal’s routines ahead of the match against Novak Djokovic, who prevailed in straight sets.

Nadal’s Spain to face Croatia in Davis Cup finals
Sport24
Madrid – Rafael Nadal’s Spain will host defending champions Croatia in the Davis Cup finals with the 17-time major winner set to be the only member …

Rafael Nadal Plays in a Golf Tournament- Finishes Runner up
Essentially Sports (blog)
Tennis star and world number 2, Rafael Nadal is definitely one of the most talented players. Of that there is no doubt, but he isn’t completely attuned to …

Rafael Nadal branded RISKY: Could tennis star withdraw from Mexican Open?
Express.co.uk
But Carvalho admits booking Rafael Nadal for his tournament comes with risks. ‘Nadal is a risky bet for every tournament because he often gives up,” …

Rafael Nadal comes second in Balearic Islands Golf Championship
Tennis World
2 Rafael Nadal came second in the Balearic Islands Golf Championship for over-30 players that took place this past weekend at the Vall D’0r Golf …

Novak Djokovic: Richard Krajicek makes worrying Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal prediction
Express.co.uk
That is the opinion of former Wimbledon champion Richard Krajicek who has made a worrying prediction for Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal .

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Tsitsipas ‘loses to himself’ in Rotterdam exit
RTL Today
… but has now lost three of his last four matches after following his Melbourne last-four thrashing by Rafael Nadal with a quarter-final exit at the hands …

‘Almost impossible to regain world No 1 rank,’ says Roger Federer
International Business Times, India Edition
Federer had lost the world number one spot to Rafael Nadal in 2018. At the end of the same year, the Spanish tennis star was pipped by Novak …

Latest tips and tricks from MoneySavingExpert to help you save cash
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One forumite won an all-in trip to watch Rafael Nadal at the French Open and so many holidays her husband asked her to stop entering! Intrigued?

Tennis Today: Roger Federer learning from young guns, while ‘down-to-earth’ Naomi Osaka’s …
Tennis365 (blog)
Rafael Nadal’s Stefan Edberg Sportmanship Award is finally on display at the Rafa Nadal Museum Xperience, reports ATPWorldTour.com. The No …

‘In 2018 Federer played Rotterdam and everything went well. This year…’
Tennis World
In 2006, there were most withdrawals: Roger Federer, Rafael Nadal , Marat Safin, Sebastien Grosjean e l’olandese Sjeng Schalken, Martin Verkerk …

Nadal eyes participation in Davis Cup Finals, 2020 Olympics
Malaysia Sun (blog)
Capetown [South Africa], Feb 12 (ANI): Former world number one Rafael Nadal has revealed that he is looking forward to being a part of the upcoming …

Stefanos Tsitsipas ‘loses to himself’ in Rotterdam exit
Times of India
… matches after following his Melbourne last-four thrashing by Rafael Nadal with a quarter-final exit at the hands of Gael Monfils in Sofia last week.

Rafael Nadal aims participation in Davis Cup Finals, 2020 Olympics
Sport.co.uk
a part of the upcoming Davis Cup Finals and 2020 Tokyo Olympics … would like to be there (Davis Cup Finals), but there are still … is to be there.

Rafael Nadal doesn’t have ability to play mind games like Novak Djokovic: Carlos Moya
International Business Times, India Edition
Carlos Moya, the coach of tennis star Rafael Nadal , says the Spaniard does not have the ability to win mentally like his counterpart Novak Djokovic …

Rafael Nadal May Be Fighting Injury, But The King Of Clay Still Plans To Be Around For The 2020 …
India Times
Rafael Nadal says he is looking forward taking part in the Davis Cup Finals and 2020 Tokyo Olympics. However he did admit that they were too far …

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Federer, Nadal effect: almost all the 2019 Laver Cup tickets have been sold
Tennis World
The Laver Cup CEO Steve Zacks feels excited about the third Laver Cup edition that will take place from 20 to 22 September in Geneva. Zacks opened …

Djokovic leads ATP rankings
SportzWiki
Novak Djokovic, Serbia, 10,955 points. 2. Rafael Nadal , Spain, 8,320. 3. Alexander Zverev, Germany, 6,475. 4. Juan Martin del Potro, Argentina, 5,060 …

How Denis Shapovalov plans to use Rafael Nadal to upset Novak Djokovic
Milbank Monitor
Denis Shapovalov believes he is capable of beating at the Australian Open and will study tapes of his matches with in order to beat the Serbian world …

Barcelona Open to hand tribute to David Ferrer on Rafa Nadal Court
Tennis World
The Barcelona Open will pay a tribute to David Ferrer, a four-time tournament finalist, over the next edition that will take place from 22 to 28 April.

Do The Weird Coping Rituals Of CEOs Like Steve Jobs Really Work?
Forbes
Tennis legend Rafael Nadal strategically places his water bottles with their labels facing the end of the court he’s playing from, explaining: “It’s a way of …

Rafael Nadal aims participation in Davis Cup Finals, 2020 Olympics
Deccan Chronicle
Capetown: Former world number one Rafael Nadal has revealed that he is looking forward to being a part of the upcoming Davis Cup Finals and 2020 …

Roger Federer, Rafael Nadal , Novak Djokovic are aliens – Grosjean
Tennis World
In an interview to L’Equipe, the former world No. 4 Sebastien Grosjean commented on the Big 3 players dominance. Roger Federer, Rafael Nadal and …

Denis Shapovalov: ‘I looked up to Rafael Nadal to clean my game’
Tennis World
In press conference at the Montpellier Open following his win over Marcel Granollers on Thursday, Denis Shapovalov said he started being …

Rafael Nadal to win 2019 French Open even if there is Djokovic – Expert
Tennis World
Tennis expert Matt Roberts believes Rafael Nadal is the favorite to win this year’s French Open over Novak Djokovic. The Serb looked in a stunning …

I can’t choose between Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal as my idols – Mirza
Tennis World
‘I can’t choose between Roger (Federer) and Rafael Nadal , but between (Bjorn) Borg, (Jimmy) Connors and (John) McEnroe, I would choose …

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Roger Federer is the only top player Fernando Verdasco never beat – Munoz
Tennis World
7 and lost an epic 2009 Australian Open semifinals match against Rafael Nadal . ‘He is doing well, he won everyone and I always said it. He knows …

Three takeaways from emotion-laden Fed Cup, ATP Montpellier, ATP Sofia
Tennis Magazine
… marquee names—Serena Williams, Novak Djokovic, Roger Federer, Rafael Nadal —rightfully receive the lion’s share of the attention and the kudos.

‘Denis Shapovalov showed his potential beating Nadal, del Potro’ – Grosjean
Tennis World
He is young with a big potential, like he showed through his big wins against Rafael Nadal and Juan (Martin) del Potro, just to mention someone.

Rafael Nadal intending to play Davis Cup, eyeing 2020 Tokyo Olympics
Sport.co.uk
Rafael Nadal had played one Davis Cup tie last year – against Germany … there.” Nadal had played one Davis Cup tie last year – against Germany …

Nadal reflects on Aussie final, aims to play 2020 Tokyo Olympic Games
Tennis Magazine
‘What happened is that I played a player who was better than me at that moment so you have to just shake hands and say congratulations and keep …

Nadal set to play in Davis Cup Finals, 2020 Olympics
Sport24
Cape Town – Rafael Nadal has revealed that he hoping to take part in the new-look Davis Cup Finals as well as the 2020 Olympics in Tokyo.

Tennis Today: LTA sets sights on London’s Copper Box while Rafael Nadal hits the fairways
Tennis365 (blog)
In Tennis Today, the LTA has big plans for Great Britain’s Fed Cup team should they “deservedly” get a home draw in the play-offs while Rafael Nadal  …

ATP Rankings: Novak Djokovic and Rafael Nadal lead unchanged list
Tennis World
Rafael Nadal , Alexander Zverev and Juan Martin del Potro stayed there were last Monday and Kevin Anderson will also skip this week’s action, …

Rafael Nadal doesn’t win mentally against Novak Djokovic, says coach Moya
Tennis World
The Rafael Nadal’s coach Carlos Moya praised Novak Djokovic’s mental strength. The Serb defeated the Spaniard in a straight-set Australian Open …

Roger Federer isn’t the GOAT, and neither is Rafael Nadal nor Novak Djokovic
ESPN
Shortly after Novak Djokovic mastered Rafael Nadal at this year’s Australian Open final to lock down his 15th Grand Slam singles title, the simmering …

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Return Winners: The 2017 Sofia final
Baseline
That momentum carried over to the Australian Open, where he advanced to the semifinals before dropping a five-set battle against Rafael Nadal .

People would pay to watch Serena Williams, Sharapova, not Osaka – Pennetta
Tennis World
( Rafael) Nadal may have had just one break point but Djokovic was precise, comfortable, was hitting hard on the lines. The way he served was …

We would love to have Roger Federer play in Barcelona – Costa
Tennis World
So far three top ten players – Rafael Nadal , Kei Nishikori and Dominic Thiem – and two Next Gen players like Karen Khachanov and Stefanos Tsitsipas …

Rafael Nadal’s private pictures with girlfriend leaked
OrissaPOST
Tennis star Rafael Nadal and his girlfriend Mery Perello, who are all set to take wedding vows, continue to give us some serious couple goals with …

Roger Federer reveals how Novak Djokovic and Rafael Nadal will play a part in retirement
Sport.co.uk
Roger Federer is not thinking about retirement despite the fact he will celebrate his 38th birthday in August but he admits Novak Djokovic and Rafael  …

Olympic Games ambitions driving Davis Cup plans, admits Rafael Nadal
Tennis365 (blog)
Rafael Nadal harbours further Olympic Games ambitions, he has revealed, which are likely to prove crucial in his decision over his Davis Cup …

Rafael Nadal : ‘I plan to play 2019 Davis Cup, 2020 Tokyo Olympic Games’
Tennis World
In an interview held by Banco Sabadell on Thursday, Rafael Nadal said he plans to play both Davis Cup this year in November and the Tokyo Olympic …

Rafael Nadal shares main key behind his French Open success
Tennis World
In a recent interview to Banco Sabadell Rafael Nadal explained the main key behind his French Open success. The Spanish player won 11 titles in the …

Rafael Nadal : ‘I was not prepared physically to face Novak Djokovic’
Tennis World
In an interview to Banco Sabadell Rafael Nadal commented on his recent Australian Open final loss to Novak Djokovic. The match was much different …

Bjorn Borg reveals why Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal are ‘under pressure’
Express.co.uk
The competition, which Federer helped establish two years ago, will take place in Geneva this September. Europe have secured back-to-back titles …

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Laura Robson ready to make comeback in lower tier World Tennis Tour after eight-month hip …
Daily Mail
The Swiss, 37, insists he no longer cares about his world ranking and is focusing on being competitive with the likes of Rafael Nadal and Novak …

Frances Tiafoe: I want to play on big courts for many years
Tennis World
… the Australian Open round-of-16 but stood no chance against 17-time Grand Slam champion Rafael Nadal at Rod Laver Arena in the quarter-final.

Berdych saves 2 match points on way to Montpellier semis
ABS-CBN Sports
FILE – In this Sunday, Jan. 20, 2019 file photo, Tomas Berdych of the Czech Republic waves after his fourth round loss to Spain’s Rafael Nadal at the …

Rafael Nadal set to open his Tennis Centre near Cancun
Yucatán Expat Life
Ahead of the Acapulco 500, Spanish tennis great Rafael Nadal will begin his Mexican journey on the opposite coast, just north of Cancun. Nadal will …

How Novak Djokovic cracked Rafael Nadal’s game to dominate him
Mumbai Mirror
Novak Djokovic needs a challenger, an opponent who can stretch him, make him scowl, induce errors, cause his eyes to widen. At this point, he …

I would love to play like Roger Federer, Rafael Nadal , Djokovic – Rublev
Tennis World
I would love to play like Roger Federer, Rafael Nadal , Djokovic – Rublev. In an interview to R-Sport the 21-year-old Andrey Rublev aims to achieve …

Roger Federer, Rafael Nadal , Serena Williams inspired young guns – Konta
Tennis World
Johanna Konta believes that playing the Fed Cup can inspire the next generations of their respective countries to start playing tennis. Speaking to …

Lucas Pouille joins Rafael Nadal to play ATP 500 event in…
Tennis World
Lucas Pouille joins Rafael Nadal to play ATP 500 event in. … of the 11-time tournament champion Rafael Nadal , Dominic Thiem, Kei Nishikori, Karen …

Rafael Nadal wasn’t even trying to run for Novak Djokovic’s shots – Expert
Tennis World
The tennis expert Catherine Whitaker was surprised by Rafael Nadal’s performance in the Australian Open final against Novak Djokovic. The Spaniard …

Roger Federer makes Rafael Nadal admission and Stan Wawrinka request
Express.co.uk
Federer helped to create the Laver Cup, named after the great Rod Laver, and he led team Europe to back-to-back titles. Nadal played doubles …