Refreshed Rafael Nadal surges into French Open semifinals

Refreshed Rafael Nadal surges into French Open semifinals

Refreshed Rafael Nadal surges into French Open semifinals

Nadal, dubbed the "King of Clay" for his domination on the red dirt, had his back against the wall at 3-2 down in the second set Wednesday before the match was halted for rain. "I felt that I was playing a little bit under more stress than usual, and ...


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Rafa shows when the going gets tough, the tough win anyway

PARIS -- The final changeover of Rafael Nadal's quarterfinal match took place indoors, 10 minutes after he'd left the court Thursday, near the doorway to the media interview room. He hastily yanked off his sweat-soaked shirt, replaced it with a fresh ...


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