Left-handed, but is right-handed; two-handed backhand
Rafael Nadal Trivia -
At 2008 Beijing Summer Olympics, he won Gold Medal in Men's singles.
Born and resides in Manacor, Mallorca in Spain.
Plays left-handed, but is right-handed.
Spanish tennis player.
Began playing tennis at age five with his uncle Toni, who is his coach.
Considers clay his favorite surface.
His uncle, Miguel Angel Nadal, is a professional soccer player with stints at FC Barcelona, Real Mallorca and Spanish national team, which competed in 2002 World Cup.
Is no. 2 in the ATP Indesit Race (as of May 2005).
One of only 7 people that have beaten Roger Federer.
Currently (May 2005) ranked 7th in the world.
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Rafael Nadal Detailed Biography -
Rafael Nadal is a Spanish tennis player born June 3, 1986 in Manacor, Mallorca where he lives now. He became the youngest player to reach the top 100 in the world by breaking the record held by Roger Federer.
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