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Our Scouting Report
Strengths: Massive forehand; physically imposing; consistent off ground; fast; indefatigable
Weaknesses: Second serve; handling of flat, hard groundstokes on hard courts; injury prone
- Rafael Nadal, Novak Djokovic Among The Cincinnati Masters Entrants, But Who's Really Playing?
- champions Daniil Medvedev and Madison Keys are expected, which isn't much of a surprise. But the tournament included Rafael Nadal and Novak Djokovic along with Dominic Thiem and Grigor Dimitrov on the entry list. Nadal has been practicing on clay and has not committ...
- Rafael Nadal Practicing On Clay, Doubtful For US Open?
- it's getting close to decision time for many top players, especially those who will have to make travel plans to the U.S. But Rafael Nadal, who hasn't committed to attending the Open, is preparing by practicing on clay. The Spaniard who will have Madrid, Rome and the French ...
- US Open, Tennis Officially Sets Return For August
- everyone cheer, I'll miss that, getting me through some of those tough matches. "This is crazy. I'm excited." Novak Djokovic, Rafael Nadal and Simona Halep are among those top players who have voiced their concerns over returning. The ATP will re-open with the Washington eve...
- US Open For North American Players, French Open For European?
- players has developed with many top international stars indicating that they may not make the trip to New York. Novak Djokovic, Rafael Nadal and Simona Halep are just a few of the bigger names who are on record saying they might skip the tournament, which has said they will even ...
- Rafael Nadal Not Sure About Playing The US Open
- during a conference on his birthday yesterday, Rafael Nadal said he's not so sure about travelling to New York for a possible US Open. "If you (ask) me today, today I will say, 'No,'" Nadal said with a shake of his head during a video conference call with The Associated Pr...
- Rafael Nadal Turned 34 Today
- fashion. June 2 is known in the tennis world as a marker for the middle portion of the French Open, but also the birthdate of Rafael Nadal. The 19-time Grand Slam champion turns 34 today. Chris Clarey of the New York Times compared Nadal with his rival Roger Federer on th...
- David Ferrer Interview - Monte Carlo, Apr 17
- happy with my game also. I was a bit sad about certain moments.But generally speaking I'm happy. I'm satisfied with my game.Q. You played Nadal a lot of times. What are your thoughts about this match today?DAVID FERRER: (Through translation.) Well, Rafa is incredible on clay. I mean...
- Roger Federer Interview - Miami, Apr 1
- those. That's what I care about right now. Q. After Rafa's play today, do you think it's going to start a new era with Djokovic and Nadal on the top? ROGER FEDERER: Possibly. I don't know. You tell me. Let's see in five years. Look back. It's not like Novak hasn't...
- Sizing Up the Semifinals, Federer v Djokovic and Nadal v Murray at French Open
- Djokovic Tries to Cap Slam Season Against Nadal With First US Open Title, Who'll Win?
- Tennis World Awaits a Federer-Nadal US Open Final
- Can Federer Beat Nadal to Win Another French Open?
- Federer v. Nadal US Open Final Ahead?
- Djokovic v. Nadal For Australian Open Title, 2012 Supremacy; Who's The Pick?
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