Growing up in a family of athletes, it was almost expected that Rafael Nadal will become someone great. What was unexpected, however, was how little time it took him to get there. In 2001, at age 14, Nadal won his first ATP tournament. The very next year, Nadal climbed up the ranking to become one of top 50 tennis players in the world. Just 8 years after that very first professional win, The Man from Majorca raked up an impressive 36 titles, including 6 Grand Slam Championships and 1 Olympic Gold. Though Nadal missed the chance to win the only Grand Slam title that has eluded him thus far, he already looking towards next year for the chance once again. While getting prep for the AW77 Hoodie Style photo shoot with David Sims and Karl Templer, the tennis pro explained his simple style when off the courts, among other things.
By- September 24th, 2009