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Net Worth: Rafael Nadal Net Worth

Rafael Nadal Net Worth

Net Worth$180 Million
Born:June 3, 1986
Source of Wealth:Professional Tennis Player

A great tennis player

Spanish professional tennis player is known as the “King Of Clay”. Great Rafael Nadal currently ranked world No.02, has won 19 Grand Slam titles, 12 French Open Single titles, and Olympic Gold .

His net worth is estimated to be $180 million dollars.

Childhood

Rafael Nadal was born to an entrepreneur Sebastian and his wife Ana Maria, on June 3, 1986, in Manacor, Spain.

He has a younger sister Maria Isabel.

With his uncle Toni Nadal a former professional tennis player, he started tennis when he was three years old.

“King of Clay”

When he was eight, Nadal won an under 12 regional tennis championship. Young Nadal turned professional at the age of 15.

Rafa was just 19 years old in 2005, he beat Argentines player  Mariano Puerta in the “French Open” and also he won a “Grand Slam” championship and going up the world ranking to spot 3.

The same year he won 11 singles titles and eight of which on the clay court as he named as “King of Clay”.

Career

In 2002 Nadal played the first “Association of Tennis Professional” (ATP) match and won against Ramón Delgado 

A brilliant young player during 2003-2005 beat Roger Federer in the “Miami Masters” championship and become the youngest tennis player since Boris Backer, to qualify to the third round.

In 2004 he participated “Davis Cup” and won the trophy.

In the year 2005, he won “Torneo Conde de Godó” Barcelona, “Monte-Carlo Masters” and “Rome Masters”, “French Open” and also he was the first teenager to win a “Grand Slam”.

Nadal won 16 consecutive matches and three consecutive tournaments bringing his ranking to no.02 in 2005 and ATP’s most improved player of the year award.

In 2006, he won several championships like the “Dubai Duty-free men’s open” master series, Monte-Carlo Masters, International BNL, and second French Open title.

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In 2007 with few losses, again he won Dubai Tennis Championship, Indian Wells Masters, Monte-Carlo Masters, Open Sabadell Atlántico Barcelona, International NBL, and again French Open, Mercedes cup. But he suffered from a knee injury in this period

Rafael Nadal Net Worth

In 2008 he won open Open Sabadell Atlántico, Masters Series Hamburg, French Open, Grand Slam, and his first Wimbledon title Also at the 2008 Beijing Olympics Nadal won his first Olympic gold medal.

During the year 2009, he won the Australian Open, Grand slam, Masters 1000, Rome Masters, and this was Nadal’s first loss at the French Open and it was confirmed that he was suffering from tendinitis in both knees.

After few losses In 2010, he won Monte-Carlo Rolex Masters, Rome Masters, and French Open, second Wimbledon title, and Grand Slam and he become world no.01 ranking again.

Nadal again begin his Clay Court season wining in 2011, Monte-Carlo Rolex Masters and also he won the Davis Cup, sixth French Open title

In 2012  Nadal won his seventh French Open title. In July he withdrew from the 2012 Olympics owing to tendinitis in his knee and he withdrew from the rest of 2012 as he felt still was not healthy enough to complete. 

And Nadal ended 2012 ranked No.04 in the world.

In 2013 he won the Barcelona Open, Rome Masters, French Open, ATP Masters 1000, Grand Slam, Davis Cup with these he secured the year-end No.1 spot.

Rafael Nadal net worth

Nadal begin his 2014 season by won Qatar Open, Rio Open, Madrid Open, and his 9th French Open title.

After few losses, he announced that he would skip the rest of the season to undergo surgery for his appendix. 

2015 he won the Australian Open, Mercedes Cup, and Nadal’s struggle continued when he lost several losses.

2016 Nadal started the year winning Mubadala title and also achieved Masters 1000, ATP 500, French Open, and at the Rio Olympic 2nd Gold Medal 

Nadal won Masters 1000 title, ATP 500 title, Madrid Open, 10th French Open title, Grand slam title and again he became year-end No.01  for the fourth time in his career.

After withdraw Nadal won Monte-Carlo Masters and ATP 500 title, 11th French Open Title, and Grand Slam title 2018

In 2019 he won the 12th French open title, Australian Open, and Grand Slam Title

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