Rafael Nadal is racing to achieve the Grand Slam calendar by winning the first two majors of the year (Australian Open and Roland-Garros). From this perspective, the Spaniard will appear before the Wimbledon courts. His coach, Carlos Moya, had confidence in the situation and showcased his ambitions to this feat that Roger Federer and Novak Djokovic never achieved.
Half way done! after your successAustralian Open and Roland Garros, Raphael Nadal It can target the Grand Slam calendar. A feat that no one has accomplished since stick laver in 1969. Novak Djokovic it wasn’t far from him last year, but the Serb had seen it Daniel Medvedev deprive him of success in the finalUS Open after winning the first three Majors of the season. Additionally, a victory on the Wimbledon turf, Raphael Nadal to firmly establish its dominance over world tennis. Indeed, with 22 Grand Slams in his pocket, the Spanish player could certainly widen the gap. Novak Djokovic and Roger Federer, who each won 20 Grand Slams. In this mood nadal it will appear in Wimbledon. ” I think only Rafa can do that honestly, all the ups and downs she’s been through shows how humble she is and how much she wants to continue her career. And I don’t think he saw himself making the Grand Slam calendar, it’s not in his head. He just takes the field, trains, prepares to get the best possible chance of making it to the first round. That’s his only goal » said recently Alex Corretja, a former Spanish champion. Today, his trainerCarlos MoyaWho spoke on the subject?
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“A realistic goal”
in an interview with Eurosport, carlos moya talked about his ambitions Raphael Nadal also Wimbledon : “ The important thing right now is that he spends time on the field and has good feet, his pace will gradually increase, we hope the draw will also help, especially in the first matches… Rafa always wants to do good things wherever he is, his motivation is above all tournaments. It is clear that Wimbledon is a favorite tournament for him, he has won twice and made five consecutive finals. He competed there the last two times, made the semi-finals, perfectly adapted to the turf. I know he can play very well, he wants the best for me. » Current coach Raphael Nadal He then relied on the possibility of seeing his protégé reach the Grand Slam calendar: That’s a realistic goal, for now it’s the only one that can reach him this year. For the first time in his career, he is able to achieve this, but we see it as something far away, he is halfway through. He’s not keeping up with his sleep right now, there’s not much to keep us up at night as a team, and this isn’t one of them. You have to go slowly, that’s not something we’re talking about, it’s not the primary goal even if it won’t give up. » In the last two editions of Wimbledon, nadal was eliminated in the semi-finals. This year, the deal may be different: His confidence at Wimbledon is very high. Has everything to play well on the grass ” has been concluded moya. The Grand Slam on the turf promises to be exciting.