A fierce competitor, has a never say die attitude. Has Incredible strength and stamina. Known as the undisputed king of clay courts. His ground coverage is amazing, and he manages to return the shots, where most others would give up. Power, precision, persistence define his stellar performances. His down to earth personality makes him a favorite among many. Can pull himself out from even the most difficult of situations to emerge victorious in matches. Easily the most prominent and successful sportsperson Spain has ever produced.
Many Grand Slam singles titles
Beijing 2008 Olympic gold medal in singles
Record at World Tour Masters 1000 and World Tour 500 tournaments.
A member of the winning Spain Davis Cup team
Won the French open a record number of times
One of the youngest of four in the Open Era to achieve the Career Grand Slam.
Completed the Career Golden Slam.
First Spanish payer to rank No. 1 for more than 100 weeks.
Awards and Recognition
Laureus World Sports Award for Sportsman of the Year
BBC Overseas Sports Personality of the Year
Most Golden Bagel Awards (3) in Open Era
Off-Field Personality / Brand Image Traits
A very committed and dedicated player, he displays the same sincerity in personal life as well. He loves his family, and can be seen many a times spending time with family and cousins. He is an avid supporter of Spanish football team, and Real Madrid club. He is very popular among the youth and kids. He has also been involved in various charity works in India and elsewhere.
He has been criticized a few times for receiving on-field coaching during major games. Was earlier questioned about his ability to win on courts other than clay, but he proved them wrong. Of late , he has been troubled by several injuries, but he is as determined as always to make a comeback.
List of Brands Endorsed
Kia Motors, Universal DVD, Nike, Emporio Armani, Lanvin's L'Homme Sport cologne, Quely, Richard Mille