Rafael Nadal: “I don’t feel like a favorite to win Roland Garros”

Rafael Nadal: "I don't feel like a favorite to win Roland Garros"

Rafael Nadal has played down his chances of winning a record 14th French Open title but said he wouldn’t be in Paris if he thought it wasn’t possible. The 36-year-old tennis player says he has never felt less prepared for his favorite tournament after being plagued by a rib injury and a chronic foot problem … Read more

Tennis: Nadal’s injury is still the first in his career

Tennis: Nadal's injury is still the first in his career

Rafael Nadal‘s tennis career is not just about triumphs and successes. It is also a journey through his long list of injuries, a series of problems that have certainly prevented him from making his record even more impressive. Nadal has had shoulder, arm, elbow and back injuries, as well as a particularly persistent knee injury. … Read more

Tennis: Shapovalov beats Nadal and turns on the alarm for Paris

Tennis: Shapovalov beats Nadal and turns on the alarm for Paris

Rafa Nadal will arrive for the first time in his career in Paris without tasting a title on clay. The culprit was Denis Shapovalovwho beat the defending champion at the Rome Masters 1000 by 1-6, 7-5, 6-2 in their round of 16 match in two hours and 39 minutes. How did Nadal lose? The Spaniard, … Read more