What height is Rafael Nadal?
Rafael Nadal is 1.85 meter or 6,1″.
How much does Rafael Nadal weigh?
Rafael Nadal weighs 85 kilograms or 187 lbs.
What racket does Rafael Nadal use?
Rafael Nadal uses a modified version, so called pro stock version, of the Babolat Pure Aero, namely the Babolat AeroPro Drive Original. Nadal has been using this frame since 2004 and it has been only slightly modified in recent years.
Before 2004, as a junior and beginning pro, he was using a modified version of the Babolat Pure Drive.
What grip size does Rafael Nadal have?
Rafael Nadal uses a L2 grip size and uses an overgrip.
What overgrip does Rafael Nadal use?
Rafael Nadal uses Babolat VS Original overgrips.
What replacement grip does Rafael Nadal use?
Rafael Nadal uses the Babolat VS Original replacement grips.
What’s the weight of Rafael Nadal’s racket?
Though Rafael has made minor charges to his rackets over the years, his current setup weighs 343 grams.
Does Rafael Nadal use lead tape?
Yes, Rafael Nadal uses lead tape at the 1 ”o clock and 11 ‘o clock positions, but normally you won’t see this because it is hidden behind his bumperguard. He uses lead tapes at these specific positions to allow for hitting the ball slightly higher on his stringbed while still maintaining a balanced frame. This in turn, allows for more spin variation in his strokes.
How much is Rafael Nadal’s racket?
This is actually a tricky question to answer as Rafael Nadal uses a customized Babolat AeroPro Drive (2004/2005). So there is the ‘base’ cost of that frame and there the added cost of customizing it.
Has Rafael Nadal ever smashed a racket?
No, Rafael Nadal has never smashed a racket in competive play or matches that have been recorded. Being asked on this topic, Nadal has joked: “I only need one racket to play”. This has much to do with values of respect for the game instilled by his family and surroundings growing up and of course, his uncle Toni Nadal.
How many rackets does Rafael Nadal use in a match?
On Babolat’s website Rafael Nadal explains that he always carries 6 rackets with him in his bag. He numbers them so he’ll know the exact order of the ones he has already has being using. He also explaines that he normally plays with the rackets he already has played with a bit during training time.
What string does Rafael Nadal use?
Since 2010 Rafael Nadal has been playing with the 1.35mm version of the Babolat RPM Blast.
What shoes does Rafael Nadal wear?
Rafael Nadal currently plays with the Nike Air Zoom Cage 3 HC Rafa. It’s a special edition made for Rafael Nadal.