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An ode to Rafael Nadal

shrinivassg
09-16-2012, 03:47 AM
http://www.sportskeeda.com/2012/09/13/an-ode-to-rafael-nadal/

The unending rallies, the everlasting energy, the top spin and the ‘grace-less’ game as many of the Tennis purists put it. But Rafa to me has been more than just the Tennis. Every point is a never-ending struggle, and it is never over till the ball is out. Chasing the ball like your life depended on it, from one end of the court to the other. Running like a mad bull towards the net to retrieve a clever drop by the player at the other side of the net and converting that otherwise defensive position into a point with an unbelievable passing shot. Sliding, falling and getting yourself dirty as against the graceful Federer who with his single-handed backhand belonged more to an artist studio than on the Tennis court!

Read on at: http://www.sportskeeda.com/2012/09/13/an-ode-to-rafael-nadal/

Mimi
09-24-2012, 01:37 AM
http://www.sportskeeda.com/2012/09/13/an-ode-to-rafael-nadal/

The unending rallies, the everlasting energy, the top spin and the ‘grace-less’ game as many of the Tennis purists put it. But Rafa to me has been more than just the Tennis. Every point is a never-ending struggle, and it is never over till the ball is out. Chasing the ball like your life depended on it, from one end of the court to the other. Running like a mad bull towards the net to retrieve a clever drop by the player at the other side of the net and converting that otherwise defensive position into a point with an unbelievable passing shot. Sliding, falling and getting yourself dirty as against the graceful Federer who with his single-handed backhand belonged more to an artist studio than on the Tennis court!

Read on at: http://www.sportskeeda.com/2012/09/13/an-ode-to-rafael-nadal/


Rafa is a figther :yeah: