Rafael Nadal is a Spanish professional tennis player who was born on 3 June 1986 in Manacor, Mallorca, Spain.
He is currently ranked in the singles category by the Association of Tennis Professionals as world number 5, he has previously been ranked world No.1 for 209 weeks.
He has the most Grand Slam singles titles in history, with 21 under his belt; these include a record-setting 13 French Open titles.
Nadal was introduced to the game of tennis by his uncle. Toni Nadal. When he was only 8, Rafael won an under-12 regional tennis championship, at a time when he was also showing promise as a footballer.
At the age of 12, Nadal won the Spanish and European tennis titles in his age group.
Nadal turned professional at age 15 in 2001.
The tennis star is a staunch supporter of the Real Madrid Football Club and is often seen at their games. He lives in Mallorca, Spain, and is coached by Marc López.
Maria Francisca Perello: Who Is Rafael Nadal’s Wife?
Maria Francisca Perello is famed for being the wife of Spanish tennis star, Rafael Nadal.
She was born on 7 July 1988 in Mallorca, and she attended the University of the Balearic Islands, after which she worked briefly with an insurance company.
Maria is an only child to her parents ;Bernat Perelló, and María Pascual.
Her father Bernat is an entrepreneur, while her mother Maria is a municipal employee.
She has been married to Rafael Nadal since January 2019. Maria has been friends with Rafael’s younger sister, Mirabel, since age 7.