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Social Highlights: Almagro’s funny prediction in 2008, when facing Nadal: “He will win Roland-Garros 40 times in a row!”
Take a look at the best tennis content posted on social media during June 6th 2022, put together for you by Tennis Majors
Tennis Majors has curated the best of what happened on social media on June 06, 2022, the day after Rafael Nadal won Roland-Garros! Welcome to Social Highlights, featuring Rafael Nadal, Carlos Moya, Pau Gasol, Nicolas Almagro, Alizé Cornet, Alizé Lim and more!
The key moments of our social highlights:
- 0.17” : Nicolas Almagro faced Rafael Nadal in 2008 on Court Philippe-Chatrier. Overwhelmed by the King of Clay, Almagro declared that Nadal would win the tournament 40 times in a row until he turned 65! On Twitter, just after Nadal’s 14th title in Paris on Sunday, Almagro humorously said, “My prediction is coming true!”
- 0.40”: At home, in front of her TV, Alize Cornet was thrilled by Rafael Nadal’s match point at the French Open, exulting on the Spaniard’s victory and being very happy with the outcome.
- 1’17: On its official Twitter account, the Rafa Nadal Academy posted a picture of Nadal’s trophy cabinet, adding that things would become tighter in the cabinet after the 22nd Slam trophy would be added in there.
- 1’24: Former professional basketball player Pau Gasol was in Paris to support his friend Rafa. Gasol also posed with the Majorcan and the Coupe des Mousquetaires to celebrate the victory!!