Rafael Nadal

CINCINNATI, OH - AUGUST 20: Rafael Nadal of Spain celebrates after winning the first set against Feliciano Lopez of Spain during Day 6 of the Western & Southern Open at the Lindner Family Tennis Center on August 20, 2015 in Cincinnati, Ohio. (Photo by Maddie Meyer/Getty Images)

Sixsmith: Rafael Nadal Is Ready For A Deep US Open Run

Rafael Nadal, the King of Clay, is trying to recapture the form that once made him great at US Open.


Serbia's Novak Djokovic reacts during his match against France's Richard Gasquet during the men's fourth round of the Roland Garros 2015 French Tennis Open in Paris on June 1, 2015.  AFP PHOTO / KENZO TRIBOUILLARD        (Photo credit should read KENZO TRIBOUILLARD/AFP/Getty Images)

It’s On: Djokovic Vs. Nadal In French Open Quarterfinals

The tennis world has been awaiting: No. 1 Novak Djokovic against nine-time champion Rafael Nadal.


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Best Tennis Courts In Sacramento

Sacramento public parks are some of the best places for tennis, whether you play like Rafael Nadal or are more of a casual weekend player. So grab your racket, hit one of these great local courts and start lobbing.


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Nadal Tops Djokovic For 13th Major Title

NEW YORK (AP) Rafael Nadal was not quite ready to contemplate his place in tennis history. It had been less than two hours since a gripping victory over Novak Djokovic earned Nadal his second U.S. […]

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Keith Brooks & Carmichael Dave Show – September 10, 2013

Keith and Carmichael Dave opened up the show with the “Morning After” going over some of the craziness of Monday Night Football including the Eagles wild offense and the Chargers choking one against Houston. In […]

KHTK Sports 1140–09/10/2013

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Djokovic To Meet Nadal In US Open Final

NEW YORK (AP) The stakes are always high, the encounters always memorable. Rafael Nadal and Novak Djokovic have built the best rivalry in tennis on a mountain of big-time matches, the likes of which they’ll […]

KHTK Sports 1140–09/09/2013

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No. 2 Nadal To Face No. 8 Gasquet In US Open Semis

NEW YORK (AP) There’s video evidence out there that Rafael Nadal did, indeed, lose a tennis match to Richard Gasquet. OK, so it was half a lifetime ago, and it was at a tournament in […]

KHTK Sports 1140–09/05/2013

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Nadal Beats Raonic In Montreal Final

MONTREAL (AP) Rafael Nadal beat Milos Raonic 6-2, 6-2 on Sunday in the Rogers Cup final, spoiling Raonic’s bid to become the first Canadian winner in the event in 55 years. Robert Bedard, the last […]

KHTK Sports 1140–08/12/2013

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Nadal Overcomes Doubts To Win 8th French Title

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Nadal Outlasts Djokovic In French Open Epic

PARIS (AP) Rafael Nadal won an epic semifinal against Novak Djokovic at the French Open to remain the King of Clay – for another couple of days, at least. The seven-time champion twice let a […]

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