Height: 6’1” / 185 cm
Weight: 188 lbs / 85 kg
Shoe Size: 10 US / 43 EU
Hair Color: Dark Brown
Eye Color: Brown
Rafael Nadal has perfect body measurements. He is tall, well-shaped, strong and very fast. But all over the world people know and love him not just for his great body. Rafa is the symbol of persistence and success to many younger tennis players all over the world.
During the years of his career he has set a number of records. The incredibly skilful player, he won Grand Slam more than 10 times, Olympic Gold Medal in 2008 and completed Career Golden Slams. His star career was interrupted by an injury, but he came back in 2013 and marked his returning with several loud wins.
Rafael Nadal spent his childhood and teen years in Spain. He was introduced to tennis at the age of 3. It was his uncle, Toni Nadal, who taught Rafael to play. Toni used to be a popular tennis player. He noticed the undeniable talent of his nephew and began to train him.
Soon Nadal pleased his uncle with several victories. He won European tennis titles, being just a teenager. Having celebrated his 15th birthday, Rafael started to perform professionally.
Rafa’s career way is marked not just with wins. In 2017 he was defeated by Roger Federer at Australian Open. But Nadal never gives up, so his fans hope, he will show his best in the nearest future.
Name: Rafael Nadal Parera
Date of Birth: June 03, 1986
Place of Birth: Manacor, Balearic Islands, Spain
Place of Residence: Mallorca, Balearic Islands, Spain
Zodiac Sign: Gemini
Education: European University of Madrid.
Fiancée Xisca Perello (together since 2005; got engaged in 2010)
Awards and Honors:
1) Best Male Tennis Player ESPY Award in 2011
2) BBC Overseas Sports Personality of the Year in 2010
3) Laureus World Sports Award for Comeback of the Year in 2014
4) Olympic Gold Medal in 2008