Rafael Nadal


Home > Athletes > N > Nadal, Rafael


Birth Name: Rafael Nadal
Born: 06/03/1986
Birth Place: Manacor, Baleric Islands, , ES

Born Rafael Nadal Parera on June 3, 1986 in Manacor, a town on the Spanish island of Majorica, he was the elder of two children by businessman Sebastián Nadal and his wife, Ana Maria. Sports were an integral part of his extended family - his uncle, Miguel Ángel Nadal, was a professional soccer player, while another uncle, Toni Nadal, played professional tennis - and Nadal himself played tennis and football throughout his childhood. But it was the former sport where Nadal showed the greatest promise, prompting his uncle Toni to take him under his wing to hone his nascent talents. By the age of 8, Nadal had won his first regional championships, and within four years' time, had captured both ... Continue Bio >>


Photos:

Nadal,_Rafael
Nadal,_Rafael
Nadal,_Rafael
Nadal,_Rafael
Nadal,_Rafael
Nadal,_Rafael
Nadal,_Rafael
Nadal,_Rafael
Nadal,_Rafael
Nadal,_Rafael
Nadal,_Rafael
Nadal,_Rafael
Nadal,_Rafael
Nadal,_Rafael
Nadal,_Rafael
Nadal,_Rafael
View All Pictures >>