Good morning readers! As you all may know Slazenger Heritage, one of the oldest surviving sporting clothing brand, was the first official Wimbledon sponsor. Because of that, we always have a special feeling for this tournament. And today, we want to remember some of the best moments of Nadal in Wimbledon.
Who is Rafael Nadal?
Rafael Nadal, the spanish tennis player, is without any doubt one of these players. Hence, today we will be reviewing his tennis carrer where he has won Wimbledon two times.
Nadal has won more French Open titles than any other man in the Open era, including seven at Roland Garros. He also has two Wimbledon crowns and the elusive Career Golden Slam, having won all four majors and an Olympic gold medal.
5 of the best moments of Nadal in Wimbledon
Let’s look back at some of Rafael Nadal’s glorious moments at Wimbledon!
1. Beating Roger Federer in the 2008 Wimbledon final
Nadal and Federer had met in the Wimbledon final the previous year, with the Spaniard coming out on top in a five–set thriller. The two legends met again in the 2008 final, and Nadal once again emerged victorious, this time in straight sets.
This win cemented Nadal’s reputation as the best clay-court player in the world, and proved that he could also compete at the highest level on grass.
2. Winning the 2010 Wimbledon final
After a disappointing 2009 season, Nadal bounced back in style by winning his second Wimbledon title. He did so in style, beating Tomas Berdych in the final in straight sets.
This was Nadal’s first Wimbledon title since 2008, and proved that he was still the king of grass.
3. Winning the 2013 French Open
Nadal had been in dominant form at the French Open in recent years, but had failed to win the title since 2010. He finally ended his drought in 2013, beating David Ferrer in the final.
This was Nadal’s eighth French Open title, which proved that he was still the king of clay.
4. Winning the 2014 French Open
Nadal continued his dominance at the French Open in 2014, winning his ninth title. He did so in style, beating Novak Djokovic in the final in straight sets.
This was Nadal’s first French Open title since 2013.
5. Winning the 2017 French Open
Nadal won his 10th French Open title in 2017, beating Stanislas Wawrinka in the final.
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