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Rafael Nadal : the biography

Author: Tom Oldfield
Publisher: London : John Blake Pub. Ltd., 2009.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Born and brought up in the Mallorcan town of Manacor, amongst a family of successful sportsmen, Rafael has been playing tennis from the age of three. By five he was going to tennis club twice a week. At 12 he had won Spanish and European titles for his age group. And by the time he reached 16 years of age he was ranked in the world's top 50 players. An extremely athletic and determined player, Nadal has taken the  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Biography
Named Person: Rafael Nadal; Rafael Nadal
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Tom Oldfield
ISBN: 9781844547227 1844547221
OCLC Number: 276815428
Description: xiii, 256 pages : color illustrations ; 25 cm
Responsibility: Tom Olfield.

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Rafael Nadal is one of the most exciting tennis players of his generation. An agile and powerful young opponent, with five grand-slam singles titles under his belt by the age of 22, he is undoubtedly  Read more...

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