- Nadal, Federer triumph in Paris (via ESPN)
… “I didn’t play well tonight,” Nadal said. “Something that can happen after two weeks without playing and after a long time without playing on this kind of surface.” “The victories in days that you are not playing well have much more value than the victories on days that you play well.”
- Roger Federer, Rafael Nadal and … Martina Hingis? Top stories of 2013 (via The Oregonian)
… Every year, Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal have figured prominently in the list — but this year even more than usual.
- ‘Gareth Bale’s goal was like a Rafael Nadal forehand’ – Spanish papers praise Real Madrid winger after brace (via The Telegraph)
- Rafael Nadal Must Get Edge on Novak Djokovic at BNP Paribas Masters (via bleacherreport.com)
… It’s not how you start. It’s how you finish. Nadal can’t let one of the lasting images of his 2013 campaign be another possible loss to Djokovic. This close to the end of the season, you want to go out on a high note. And if you can put back that little seed of doubt in the Djoker’s mind, that’s a win-win.
- Up close with… Rafael Nadal MUST SEE 🙂 If Rafa Nadal was one of his shots, which one do you think it would be? Click here to find out!
- Look ahead to Thursday’s action at the BNP Paribas Masters: Paris 2013 Thursday Preview
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