Nadal will play Madrid, raising doubts over US Open participation
Rafael Nadal said on Tuesday that he will take part in the Madrid Open, raising doubts about whether he intends to defend his title at the US Open.
'Seeing black': Djokovic considered quitting in 2010
World number one Novak Djokovic has revealed how he considered quitting tennis in 2010 as he struggled against great rivals Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal.
Fifteen years on, how maiden Monte Carlo win sparked Nadal breakthrough
Rafael Nadal celebrates the 15th anniversary of his first Monte Carlo Masters title on Sunday, a victory which sparked a breakthrough season, a maiden Grand Slam triumph at Roland Garros and set the Spaniard on the road to becoming one of the sport's greatest players.
Nadal expecting lengthy wait before tennis returns
Rafael Nadal thinks the global nature of tennis means there is little chance tournaments will go ahead any time soon as the sport continues to be paralysed by the coronavirus pandemic.
Nadal strolls into Acapulco final
Rafael Nadal used a steady stream of blistering forehand winners and a heavy dose of precision serves to book his spot in the ATP Mexico Open final with a convincing 6-3, 6-2 win
Federer, Nadal’s Match for Africa was more than just a tennis game
There is great symbolism in the venue of the exhibition match played in South Africa by Rafael Nadal and Roger Federer. Apart from the exhibition played by Venus and Serena Williams at the Lagos Lawn Tennis Club in 2014
Australian Open: Thiem ends Nadal’s journey
• Meets Zverev in semifinals Dominic Thiem defeated Rafael Nadal 7/6(2); 7/6(4); 4/6; 7/6(6) while Alexander Zverev defeated Stan Wawrinka to set up their encounter in the semi-finals. Thiem won the first set first set in a tie breaker by 7points to 3. Nadal broke in the fifth game of the second set and held…
Nadal defeats Australia’s Kyrgios in epic contest
Spain’s Rafael Nadal booked a quarter-finals clash with Dominic Thiem after the top seed defeated Australia’s Nick Kyrgios 6/3; 3/6; 7/6(6); 7/6(4) in a battle of wits on Rod Laver Arena.