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What makes Rafa so damned good?


Originally published on: 26/02/10 16:32

In case you live under a rock and havent yet noticed that weve launched the worlds first tennis ezine, we thought itd be jolly nice of us to give you a taster of what its all about. Rafael Nadals simply incredible Aussie Open semi-final and final performances provided the inspiration behind this cover feature from issue 2. We thought itd be interesting to interrogate tennisheads team of coaching experts about what it is that makes the Spaniard so very good – heres what they had to say

Most reckon the contents of Rafas head are his greatest asset. Its not as simple as just being


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