Rafael Nadal is a Spanish professional tennis player, currently ranked world No. 4 in singles by the Association of Tennis Professionals (ATP).
This is his fifth year at year-end No. 1 and his 209th consecutive week at No. 1. There have been no dips below 10th place since he made his debut in the rankings in April 2005.
Nadal holds the record for the most Grand Slam singles championships in men’s history with 22 triumphs, including a record 14 in the French Open.
He has 92 ATP singles titles under his belt, including 36 Masters titles, 63 of which he has won on clay. The Open Era’s greatest winning streak on a single surface belongs to Rafael Nadal, who has 81 straight wins on clay.
In his first appearance in the round of 16 in a Masters event, he advanced to the fourth round at Indian Wells after a solid start. At the US Men’s Clay Court Championships in Houston, Fritz made it to the semifinals, the best clay-court result of his career thus far.
He beat Ryan Harrison and Jack Sock in the tournament before falling to Steve Johnson. In doing so, he rose from No. 70 to No. 66 in the world rankings.
Rafael Nadal Spouse: Who is Rafael Nadal’s Wife Maria Francisca Perello?
Maria Francisca is the wife of Rafael Nadal. This has never been Maria Francisca Perello or Xisco Nadal’s style. She prefers to stay out of the public eye. Perello, while being absent from the crowd, will be rooting for her husband, Rafael Nadal, to make it to the quarterfinals of Wimbledon.
Sports marketing was Maria Francisca Perello’s first employment after graduating from the London School of Economics. The Rafa Nadal Foundation, Nadal’s charitable foundation he founded in 2008, currently employs her as a project director.
Despite knowing one other for several years prior to then, the couple only began dating in 2005, according to reports.