As per tradition, Wimbledon players are outfitted in pure white, and while one may think that limiting the color palette restricts fashion sense in the already-restricted world of sports fashion, this isn’t necessarily true. Rafael Nadal looks gorgeous in white. (It may be argued, of course, that Rafael Nadal would look good in a burlap sack with holes cut out for arms and and a neck.) Here’s a picture to convince you:
Before you read any further, check out our brief article earlier this year on Rafa’s Spring outfit. Rafa usually is a big hit in fashion. This year, we don’t expect any less. Nike has given Rafa a bit of a rebellious streak this year, by making the collar a little colorful.
Here’s Nike’s shirt for Rafa:
The rest of the outfit is difficult to judge from the picture that was released.
The hint of color carries onto the shorts in the swoosh. Other than that, the only other color is black, from the sleeve and pocket hems, zippers, and shoes, and grey. Here’s a look at Rafa’s shoe:
I guess we’ll hold our judgment until we see Rafa dressed in this outfit, so as to give it a fair assessment. What are your thoughts? Hate it immediately? Love something about it? Write to us! Leave us a comment below!