Rafa scent set to hit the shelves


Originally published on: 26/02/10 15:28

It seems just being the worlds best tennis player isnt good enough any more if you want any respect in the locker-room you need your own branded aftershave or perfume. Just ask Maria Sharapova, Andy Roddick, Andre Agassi, the Williams sisters

Back in October we brought you news that Rafa Nadal would become global ambassador for Lanvin and would be creating his own fragrance in 2009.

The wait is nearly over. French Vogue reports that from this April, 65 Euros will get you 100ml of L’homme Sport Rafa in a bottle.

The French fashion mag describes the scent as masculine and lively (so far so good) but then talks about attributes wed never associated with the world No.1 lemon, sage, lavender and musk.

Come to think of it those are words wed never associated with


Tim Farthing, Tennishead Editorial Director & Owner, has been a huge tennis fan his whole life. He's a tennis journalist and entrepreneur as well as playing tennis to a national standard. He also helps manage his local club and volunteers for his local tennis organisation. He's a specialist in content about the administration of professional tennis and tennis coaching for all levels.