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August 2nd, 2016

Uncle Toni: Rafael Nadal To Make Rio Olympics Decision Today

What events, if any, will Rafael Nadal play at the Rio Olympics?

Posted by Tom Gainey @ 10:08 am in Olympics | 20 Comments »

July 29th, 2016

Daria Kasatkina: I Love Everything About Rafael Nadal

Can you blame her?

Posted by Tom Gainey @ 10:20 am in Canadian Open | 3 Comments »

July 27th, 2016

Rafael Nadal Had A Practice Session Today With Andy Murray [Video]

Will Rafael Nadal be ready for the Rio Olympics?

Posted by Tom Gainey @ 10:43 am in Olympics, Videos | 44 Comments »

July 20th, 2016

Rafael Nadal: I Won’t Be 100% In Rio

Rafael Nadal is confident of playing in Rio.

Posted by Tom Gainey @ 9:51 am in Olympics | 25 Comments »

July 19th, 2016

Summer Withdrawals! Roger Federer And Rafael Nadal Are Out Of The Canadian Open

Is Novak Djokovic next?

Posted by Staff @ 3:15 pm in Canadian Open | 94 Comments »

July 15th, 2016

Rafael Nadal Gets Clearance To Play The Rio Olympics; Final Entry List Released

If healthy, Rafael Nadal can play the Olympics. Roger Federer, Novak Djokovic and Andy Murray are also expected to participate.

Posted by Staff @ 2:31 pm in Olympics | 21 Comments »

June 17th, 2016

Uncle Toni: The Plan Is For Rafa To Return In Toronto

Uncle Toni says Rafa’s rehab is going as expected.

Posted by Tom Gainey @ 9:33 am in Toronto | 7 Comments »

June 16th, 2016

Rafael Nadal To Play Olympics Doubles With Marc Lopez And Mixed With Garbine Muguruza?

Will Rafael Nadal even play the Olympics?

Posted by Tom Gainey @ 9:54 am in Olympics | 16 Comments »

June 9th, 2016

Rafael Nadal Withdraws From Wimbledon Due To Wrist Injury

Rafael Nadal won’t be at Wimbledon.

Posted by Staff @ 1:23 pm in Wimbledon | 231 Comments »

June 1st, 2016

Rafael Nadal Withdraws From Queen’s, Is Wimbledon Next?

It’s looking more and more unlikely Rafael Nadal will play Wimbledon.

Posted by Tom Gainey @ 8:24 am in Grass season | 15 Comments »

May 27th, 2016

Rafael Nadal: Today Is One Of The Toughest Days

Rafael Nadal wrote a message to his fans.

Posted by Tom Gainey @ 3:58 pm in French Open | 1 Comment »

May 27th, 2016

Rafael Nadal Withdraws from French Open with Left Wrist Injury

Rafael Nadal will not finish the French Open. What a shock.

Posted by Staff @ 11:02 am in French Open, Tennis | 153 Comments »

May 26th, 2016

Djokovic, Nadal Win Easy; Marathon Man Murray Up Friday at French Open, Krygios-Gasquet

“The only thing I know is that I have reached the third round,” Nadal said.

Posted by Staff @ 7:13 pm in ATP, French Open | 78 Comments »

May 26th, 2016

Rafael Nadal Joins Roger Federer And Novak Djokovic In 200 Grand Slam Match Win Club

Rafael Nadal isn’t interested in numbers.

Posted by Tom Gainey @ 5:52 pm in French Open | 6 Comments »

May 25th, 2016

Murray Muddles Through Again in 5 At French Open! Djokovic, Nadal On Thursday

“You can’t play too many matches like this if you want to go far in this tournament,” said Murray, who may have already done himself in after more than seven hours on court in two matches.

Posted by Staff @ 5:09 pm in French Open | 57 Comments »