, whose relationship
is all the rage this fortnight, began his quest for a first Wimbledon
title today. The French Open
a game Andreas Beck
and pulled out a tight 3-setter winning 6-4, 6-4, 7-6 (0). He now takes on the big-hitting Latvian Ernests Gulbis
in a mouth-watering second rounder which could be a very tricky test for Rafa
It seems like the Spaniard is definitely feeling his grass game these days - learning to shorten his swings and shorten the points. Apparently his style has followed as the Mallorcan Matador
debuted cropped, and very pretty, locks and the Nike Longer Length Tennis Short
which are, ironically, shorter than his trademark Capri Pants
Whatever the reason, Rafa
looks more confident and more comfortable in his own skin these days.
*Via Down the Line!
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