Rafael Nadal

A Statue In Honour Of Rafael Nadal Unveiled At Roland-Garros

PARIS, May 27, 2021 (FFT Press Release) This year, Roland-Garros wanted to pay tribute to the player responsible for an entire, and perhaps the most illustrious, page in its history books. Today, a statue of Rafael Nadal was unveiled. The […]

Nadal Wins Title Number 10 In Rome

ROME/WASHINGTON, May 16, 2021 (by Michael Dickens) Since 2006, Novak Djokovic and Rafael Nadal have met a staggering 57 times covering all four Grand Slam finals, the Nitto ATP Finals and nine different ATP Masters 1000 events. You can even […]

Can Pliskova-Swiatek Become Rivalry Like Djokovic-Nadal?

ROME/WASHINGTON, May 16, 2021 (by Michael Dickens) As the men’s and women’s finals of the Internazionali BNL d’Italia take place Sunday in the Eternal City of Rome, each presents a contrasting difference regarding the sense of rivalry. The women’s final […]

Nadal’s Expectations For Rome Title Remain Alive

ROME/WASHINGTON, May 15, 2021 (by Michael Dickens) When in Rome, do as the Romans do – don’t bet against Rafa Nadal. As it is advisable to follow the conventions while in the Italian capital city, a bet for Nadal to […]

Clay Is Not Opelka’s Thing, But He Keeps Winning

ROME/WASHINGTON, May 14, 2021 (by Michael Dickens) Reilly Opelka has reached his first ATP Masters 1000 semifinal at the Internazionali BNL d’Italia – and he’s done it on a surface that’s not exactly dear to him or most other American […]

Nadal Wins Roman Battle Against Shapovalov

ROME/WASHINGTON, May 14, 2021 (by Michael Dickens) Each year, our love affair with Rome grows as the bond gets stronger and stronger. What a difference a day at the Internazionali BNL d’Italia made with the return of fans at Foro […]

Nadal’s Passion, Positivity On Clay Remain True

MADRID/WASHINGTON, May 3, 2021 (by Michael Dickens) Only a week since Rafael Nadal‘s remarkable three-hour, 38-minute marathon triumph over Stefanos Tsitsipas that earned him his 12 ATP 500 Barcelona Open Banc Sabadell crown in just his third ATP Tour event […]

Nadal Prevails At Barcelona Open Banc Sabadell

BARCELONA, April 25, 2021 Rafael Nadal saved one match point on Sunday to fight past second favourite Stefanos Tsitsipas of Greece 6-4, 6-7(6), 7-5 and collected a record-extending 12th Barcelona Open Banc Sabadell Trofeo Conde de Godo. In a high-quality […]

Nadal Falls In Quarterfinals At Rolex Monte-Carlo Masters

MONTE-CARLO/STARNBERG, April 16, 2021 (Press Release) The Rolex Monte-Carlo Masters 2021 will remain as a unique one. And not only due to the pandemic and lack of spectators. For the first time, the four semi-finalists are players who have never […]

Nadal Pulls Out Of Rotterdam

ROTTERDAM, February 25, 2021 (Press Release) Rafael Nadal has pulled out of the 48th ABN AMRO World Tennis Tournament. The back problems that started during the Australian Open will prevent him from playing next week. Daniil Medvedev, World No. 3 […]