Rafael Nadal has been named as the recipient of the Laureus World Comeback of the Year award at a ceremony in Kuala Lumpur. Rafa now has the trifecta of Laureus awards: Breakthrough of the Year 2006, Sportsman of the Year 2011, and Comeback of the Year 2014.
Congratulations, Rafa, on an award well-deserved! Vamos!
Our champion was also in contention to win the Sportsman of the Year award, but he was beaten to the prize by Formula One racing driver Sebastian Vettel.