Rafael Nadal represents Spain in ATP Cup and starts the decade with a new record.
ATP Cup started with a big win for Spain with the lead of Rafael Nadal for the first time.
The World number defeated Pablo Cuevas in the previous round with an important victory.
Moreover, Rafael Nadal is crowned as the player to be world number 1 in three decades.
for that, Rafael Nadal joked that means He’s very old now and He’s happy with that.
“That’s the only thing that means I am very old, I really enjoy what we are going to.”
“I feel I’m very lucky to experience all the experiences that tennis allows me to enjoy.“
“I can’t thank everybody enough. In the stadium today and all around the world,”
“you get these very special feeling when you’re on the court in front of great crowds supporting.”
“That’s one of the reasons you wake up every morning and go on the practice courts with the right attitude”
“and the right passion and with a clear goal to improve something.”
Talking about the last match, Rafael Nadal revealed He played a good match and He’s feeling positive.
“It has been a great match, I played better. It was a positive victory against an opponent I respect.“
“I am happy now with this victory. We are able to win another tie. In the doubles it is is very important”
“because we will have a chance to make it into the quarter-finals.”
“In this competition, the doubles becomes a very important point,” Nadal explained.
“I have to speak with my team but I will probably be out on the court.”