Rafael Nadal is a popular and professional Spanish professional tennis player who is ranked in position 3 on the points table. The player marks his game by being a part of Spain and he has gold in Olympics Games in 2016.
Nadal has a career title of 11 where their career records are 138-74 (ATP Tour and Grand Slam main draw matches, and in Davis Cup).
The highest ranking of the player is No. 26 as of August 2005 whereas the current ranking is 1106 as of September 12, 2022.
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10. Nadal Plays The Longest Finals of Wimbledon
In 2008 Wimbledon Rafael Nadal played the longest finals ever in the history of the game. It took him almost 4 hrs and 48 minutes for the game where the game is regarded as of the best matches in the history of tennis.
9. Win of 16 consecutive games and 3 consecutive tournaments
The player makes it to winning a total of 16 consecutive games in 2005. He also marks his win in a total of 3 tournaments back to back.
He is the first player who wins the Monte Carlo, Barcelona, and Rome in a row in 1995 of Thomas Muster.
8. He is the 3rd Male Tennis Player to Win Grand Slam in his first attempt
In 1005 during the finals of the French Open, he becomes the third male player in tennis to bring the Grand Slam in his first attempt of the game. He defeats Mariano Puerta. It is during the age of 19 the player is also considered one of the favorite players on clay court.
7. First ATP Tour Win in 2004 Miami Masters
He makes it to winning the first ever win in the ATP in 2004 for the Miami Masters. He wins the game against his biggest rival of him in the game that is Roger Federer.
6. Youngest Player to Win Davis Cup
He is one of the youngest players who win the Davis Cup as an 18-year-old kid from Spain. However, he couldn’t make it to the French Open in 2004 due to a fracture in his left ankle.
5. Nadal is a Nephew of Miguel Angel Nadal
The player was popular during the initial days of the game for being the nephew of Miguel Angel Nadal. However, later he gains fame in the game with his performance in-game.
4. He plays on his Playstation during Free time
During his free time, he will be playing games on his PlayStation. The favorite football club of the player is Real Madrid. He is also a fan of Real Mallorca.
3. He is featured in Shakira’s Video
He has also appeared in the video of Shakira owing to his fame and glamour.
2. He has a Habit of Biting Trophies
He is a popular player where it is said he will always take a cold shower before every match and he also bits his trophies.
1. Nadal is afraid of Dogs & Darkness
The player is a little afraid of dogs and also the darkness that is said.