Rafeal compliments Leander as best player in tennis history

Rafael Nadal
Photo of Spanish tennis player Rafael Nadal.

New Delhi: Spanish professional tennis player Rafael Nadal who is in India to play Davis Cup tie today praises veteran player Leander Paes by saying that he is best player in the history of tennis and biggest star in doubles format.

The Fourteen-time Grand Slam winner Nadal is in New Delhi to lead Spain in the Davis Cup World Group.

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Nadal along with his partner Marc Lopez defeated Indian pair comprising of Leander Paces and Saketh Mynen by 4-6, 7-6 (2), 6-4 in the doubles match yesterday night.

Rafeal said, “He (Leander) played a great match. It was so amazing tonight, it is a pleasure to play him here in his country. He is one of the biggest stars of doubles and one of the best player in the history of the sport.”

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