Rafa Roundup: Sunday, September 8, 2013

Photo via Tennis Magazine
Photo via Tennis Magazine


… The world No. 2 is actually undefeated on hard courts this year, having won 21 straight matches and three titles in 2013.  So while Djokovic leads the head-to-head over Nadal 11-5 on hard courts, this final is definitely up for grabs. One thing is certain, though: Don’t make any Monday evening plans. We’re likely in for another long, epic chapter in the most entertaining matchup in tennis.

… If Rafael Nadal’s knees were a building, they would probably be condemned and written off as an insurance loss.

… What more is there to say about Nadal that hasn’t already been said? Jimmy Connors put it best: “He plays like he’s broke.”

The Spanish Tennis Federation was to book a plane to bring Rafael Nadal to Madrid so that he can practice more on clay for his Davis Cup match, but he refused due to country’s economical situation.


Professional tennis player Rafael Nadal on how he manages his finances.


More to follow!


  1. ¡¡Vamos Rafa!!let’s win one more match against djokovic!!let’s win one more final!!let’s bite one more trophy!!Come on our champion be the champion again!! Good luck Rafa!!all my love and support!!¡¡VAMOS RAFA!!

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