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Rafael Nadal: Spanish tennis player
Rafael "Rafa" Nadal Parera is a Spanish professional tennis player currently ranked world No. 2 in men's singles tennis by the Association of Tennis Professionals (ATP).

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Nadal faces tough path to French Open final [Video]

Nadal faces tough path to French Open final

Players gear up for the French Open - the final grand slam of the year.

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Nadal to skip U.S. Open over COVID-19 concerns [Video]

Nadal to skip U.S. Open over COVID-19 concerns

Rafael Nadal confirms he will not defend his U.S. Open tennis crown this year becasue of health concerns in North America. The Spaniard is the highest profile men's player to withdraw from the event..

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My heart said no to U.S. Open defence, says Nadal [Video]

My heart said no to U.S. Open defence, says Nadal

Defending U.S. Open champion Rafael Nadal says his decision to skip this year's grand slam was a personal decision made from the heart.

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Rafa Nadal Not Defending US Open Title [Video]

Rafa Nadal Not Defending US Open Title

(CNN) Citing the "complicated" nature of the world under the pandemic, Rafael Nadal has opted not to defend his US Open title later this month in Flushing Meadows, New York. In a tweet posted Tuesday,..

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Nadal to skip U.S. Open due to COVID-19 concerns [Video]

Nadal to skip U.S. Open due to COVID-19 concerns

Rafa Nadal confirms he will not defend his U.S. Open crown this year at Flushing Meadows.

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Rafael Nadal withdraws from US Open because of concerns over coronavirus [Video]

Rafael Nadal withdraws from US Open because of concerns over coronavirus

Defending champion Rafael Nadal has pulled out of the US Open citing concernsover coronavirus. The four-time winner at Flushing Meadows does not want totravel to the United States for the event, which..

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'The weather is so, so cold' - Nadal ready for 'tough' Paris conditions

Twelve-time champion Rafael Nadal says the colder weather at a delayed French Open will provide the toughest conditions he has faced in Paris.
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Nadal back and chasing Federer record as French Open returns

Rafael Nadal returns to Grand Slam tennis, Andy Murray is back on clay and Serena Williams goes again for a 24th major when the French Open starts on Sunday.
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Nadal has things to fix before the French Open

nadal has things to fix before the french open
Rafael Nadal is hopeful he will be able to address the issues in his game that contributed to a shock Italian Open defeat before the French Open begins in a week's time. The 12-time Roland Garros..
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Nadal stunned by Schwartzman in Rome quarter-finals

nadal stunned by schwartzman in rome quarter-finals
Defending champion Rafa Nadal crashed out of the Italian Open with a stunning 6-2 7-5 defeat by Argentine Diego Schwartzman in the quarter-finals on Saturday. The nine-times Rome champion, who had won..
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Rafael Nadal beaten in Italian Open but Novak Djokovic wins

Rafael Nadal is beaten in the Italian Open but Novak Djokovic is through to the semi-finals.
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Rafael Nadal is the big favourite for Italian Open, but break may hurt him,’ says ...

rafael nadal is the big favourite for italian open, but break may hurt him,’ says ...
Felix Auger-Aliassime says Rafael Nadal is the ‘big favourite’ for the Italian Open in Rome despite him not playing competitive tennis for months. Nadal opted not to defend his US Open title this..
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Dominic Thiem outlasts Alexander Zverev, comes back from two sets down to win US Open and first Grand Slam title

Dominic Thiem wins 2-6, 4-6, 6-4, 6-3, 7-6 (6) to become the first player not named Roger Federer, Rafael Nadal or Novak Djokovic to win a Slam since 2014.
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US Open men's final signals beginning of the end for tennis' Big Three of Djokovic, Federer and Nadal

Either Dominic Thiem and Alexander Zverev will win his first Grand Slam title in a U.S. Open final that could foreshadow the future of men's tennis.
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Italian Open: Rafael Nadal and Novak Djokovic renew rivalry ahead of Roland Garros

italian open: rafael nadal and novak djokovic renew rivalry ahead of roland garros
Rafael Nadal will make his return to competitive tennis this week at the Italian Open, while Novak Djokovic participates in his first event since getting disqualified from the US Open. Preparing for..
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US Open men's final: Dominic Thiem vs. Alexander Zverev will produce a first-time Grand Slam champ

Dominic Thiem and Alexander Zverev face off in the first US Open final since 2014 that won't include Novak Djokovic, Rafael Nadal or Roger Federer.
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Djokovic wins New York title to equal Nadal record

Novak Djokovic beats Milos Raonic at the Western and Southern Open in New York to equal Rafael Nadal's record of 35 Masters 1000 Series titles.
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Djokovic was 'very close' to withdrawing from US Open

djokovic was 'very close' to withdrawing from us open
World number one Novak Djokovic has revealed he came "very close" to joining the list of big-name absentees at the US Open due to the coronavirus pandemic. Djokovic last week confirmed his..
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Rafael Nadal explains US Open decision, admitting: ‘Going from hardcourt to clay would be dangerous ...

rafael nadal explains us open decision, admitting: ‘going from hardcourt to clay would be dangerous ...
Rafael Nadal has admitted that the challenges of moving immediately from hardcourt tennis to clay was a huge factor in his decision to skip the US Open. Nadal is the reigning champion at Flushing..
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COVID-19: ‘Slim to none’ - Australian star Nick Kyrgios unlikely for French Open

covid-19: ‘slim to none’ - australian star nick kyrgios unlikely for french open
Nick Kyrgios dropped a huge hint on Thursday that he will skip the French Open, saying the chances of him travelling to Europe this year were “slim to none”. The opinionated Australian last week..
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Nadal’s absence from US Open adds twist to Goat race

nadal’s absence from us open adds twist to goat race
Mumbai — Rafa Nadal’s decision to skip the US Open because of health concern has added another twist to the intriguing three-way battle for the most career men’s Grand Slam titles and, in many..
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Rafael Nadal Pulls Out Of U.S. Open Over COVID-19 Concerns

Rafael Nadal is officially OUT of the U.S. Open ... the tennis legend said Tuesday it's just too damn unsafe for him to travel to America during the COVID-19 pandemic. "The situation is very..
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Defending champion Nadal decides not to play at US Open

Defending champion Rafael Nadal decides not to play the US Open later this month because the coronavirus pandemic remains "out of control".
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Nadal will play Madrid, doubts over US Open participation

nadal will play madrid, 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.","content":"Rafael Nadal said on...
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Bob Baffert-trained Charlatan to miss Belmont and Kentucky Derby with injury

Charlatan joins Nadal as Baffert trainees now off the Kentucky Derby trail amid a delayed Triple Crown due to the coronavirus pandemic.
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Tennis champion Rafael Nadal not sure about 2020 US Open

tennis champion rafael nadal not sure about 2020 us open
If it weren’t for a pandemic-caused postponement, the French Open would have been in Week 2 now, and Rafael Nadal might still have been in contention for a 20th Grand Slam title. Instead, he’s home..
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WTA executive says men's and women's merger 'makes all the sense in the world'

Tennis greats Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal have pushed to unite men's and women's tours. Now, WTA chief executive Steve Simon has also endorsed it.
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Nadal asks to delay virtual match with 'back issue'

Rafael Nadal asks to postpone a virtual charity match because of a "back issue", says Madrid Open Virtual Pro tournament director Feliciano Lopez.
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The King of 'ClayStation'? Nadal among stars going for virtual Madrid title

On Tuesday, 32 of the world's best tennis players will compete against each other for the Madrid Open title - on their games consoles.
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Nadal beats Fritz to win third Mexican Open title

World number two Rafael Nadal wins his third Mexican Open title after cruising past Taylor Fritz 6-3 6-2 in the final.
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Rafael Nadal Eases Past Grigor Dimitrov To Reach Acapulco Final

rafael nadal eases past grigor dimitrov to reach acapulco final
Rafael Nadal will be the favorite to claim his third Acapulco title when he faces unseeded Taylor Fritz in the final. ......
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Mexican Open: Rafael Nadal to face Taylor Fritz in men's final

World number two Rafael Nadal will face Taylor Fritz in the final of the Mexican Open after beating Grigor Dimitrov in the last four.
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Nadal breezes into semifinals at Acapulco tennis

nadal breezes into semifinals at acapulco tennis
World No 2 Rafael Nadal remained on course for his third ATP Mexico Open title by breezing past South Korea's Kwon Soon-woo 6-2, 6-1 in their quarterfinal clash on Thursday.","content":"World No 2..
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Rafael Nadal books place in quarter-finals of Mexican Open

rafael nadal books place in quarter-finals of mexican open
Rafael Nadal beat Miomir Kecmanovic in straight sets to reach the quarter-finals of the Mexican Open. The world No 2 saw off his 20-year-old opponent 6-2 7-5 in one hour and 35 minutes to set up a..
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Mexican Open Nadal beat Andujar in first round

mexican open nadal beat andujar in first round
Rafael Nadal has launched his bid to reclaim the world number one ranking after easing to a straight-sets victory over compatriot, Pablo Andujar, in the first...
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I do not feel unloved by opposition fans, says Novak Djokovic

i do not feel unloved by opposition fans, says novak djokovic
Novak Djokovic does not feel antagonised by lack of fan support when facing his biggest rivals Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal in major finals on the ATP Tour, Serbia’s world number one said on..
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Federer tops Nadal before 51,000 in S Africa

federer tops nadal before 51,000 in s africa
In a charity event for his foundation that felt more like a homecoming, Roger Federer on Friday beat his great rival, Rafael Nadal, 6-4, 3-6, 6-3 at a soccer stadium in Cape Town. It was Federer’s..
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WATCH | Federer shares his thoughts on retirement and his rivalry with Nadal

watch | federer shares his thoughts on retirement and his rivalry with nadal
Tennis great Roger Federer, who is in Cape Town to take on Rafael Nadal in a charity match, says he has no plans of retiring in the near future. Watch. ......
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Thiem looking to crash through bigger barriers after Nadal win

Having flirted with Grand Slam glory for a number of years, Dominic Thiem took another confident step toward a maiden major title by turning the tables on nemesis Rafa Nadal at the Australian Open on..
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Nadal hails Thiem work after Grand Slam record bid dashed

Rafa Nadal paid the ultimate respect to his Australian Open conqueror Dominic Thiem on Wednesday, seeing something of himself in the hard-working Austrian after falling short in a quarter-final classic..
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Thiem slays nemesis Nadal to reach Australian Open semi-finals

Dominic Thiem ended six years of Grand Slam frustration against Rafa Nadal on Wednesday with a seismic 7-6(3) 7-6(4) 4-6 7-6(6) upset that booked his maiden Australian Open semi-final and rocked the..
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Rafael Nadal crashes out of Australian Open to Dominic Thiem

rafael nadal crashes out of australian open to dominic thiem
Dubai: Dominic Thiem caused a major upset in the quarter-finals of the Australian Open as he dumped out top seed and world No. 1 Rafael Nadalin four sets 7-6, 7-6, 4-6, 7-6. The Austrian youngster, 26,..
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Dominic Thiem upsets world No. 1 Rafael Nadal in Australian Open quarterfinals

Dominic Thiem upset world No. 1 and top-seeded Rafael Nadal in the quarterfinals of the Australian Open on Wednesday in five sets.
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Australian Open: Dominic Thiem stuns Rafael Nadal in four-set thriller

Spanish top seed Rafael Nadal is out of the Australian Open after Austria's Dominic Thiem wins a four-set thriller.
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Nadal beats Kyrgios to reach Australian Open quarters

Spanish top seed Rafael Nadal battles past rival Nick Kyrgios in a thrilling four-set match to reach the Australian Open quarter-finals.
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Australian Open: Nick Kyrgios v Rafael Nadal in a 'super salty' fourth-round grudge match

Nick Kyrgios v Rafael Nadal face each other in the Australian Open fourth round on Monday in a "super salty" grudge match.
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Nick Kyrgios sets up Rafael Nadal showdown at Australian Open

nick kyrgios sets up rafael nadal showdown at australian open
The Nick Kyrgios show will have another episode at the Australian Open after he edged a dramatic five-set clash against Karen Khachanov to set up a blockbuster fourth-round clash with Rafael Nadal. For..
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Australian Open: Nick Kyrgios beats Karen Khachanov to set up Rafael Nadal match

Home favourite Nick Kyrgios sets up an Australian Open last-16 meeting with Rafael Nadal after beating Karen Khachanov in a five-set thriller.
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Nadal cruises past Carreno Busta to make fourth round

Top seed Rafael Nadal cruises past Spanish compatriot Pablo Carreno Busta in straight sets to reach the Australian Open fourth round.
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Australian Open: Rafael Nadal, Dominic Thiem, Daniil Medvedev, into third round

World number one Rafael Nadal reaches the third round of the Australian Open with a straight-set win over Federico Delbonis.
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Australian Open 2020: Nick Kyrgios & Gilles Simon mimic Rafael Nadal

Nick Kyrgios reaches the Australian Open third round by beating Gilles Simon, with both players mimicking Rafael Nadal's service routine.
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World number one Nadal into Australian Open round two

World number one Rafael Nadal cruises into the Australian Open second round with a straightforward victory over Bolivia's Hugo Dellien.
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Federer, Nadal seem sure all will be OK at Australian Open

federer, nadal seem sure all will be ok at australian open
MELBOURNE, Australia (AP) — As messages on video boards cautioned Australian Open spectators to “be aware we are expecting a reduction in air quality” Saturday, Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal..
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Comfortable Australian Open starts for Nadal, Serena

comfortable australian open starts for nadal, serena
Melbourne - World No 1 Rafael Nadal will take on Bolivian Hugo Dellien in the Australian Open first round next week while Serena Williams faces Anastasia Potapova in her quest for a 24th Grand Slam..
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Federer, Williams, Djokovic & Nadal raise bushfire appeal money

A number of tennis greats play in a charity match to take the total raised for the bushfire appeal to over 4m Australian dollars.
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Rafa in good shape to equal Federer 20-Slam record

rafa in good shape to equal federer 20-slam record
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