Rafael Nadal’s uncle Toni has revealed that twenty-time Grand Slam winner Roger Federer is Rafael’s biggest rival ever.
In an interview with El Periodico, Nadal said: “Roger Federer for what he meant. Rafael fought with him when Federer was already a top guy. The fight between them was very good for tennis. Novak Djokovic was a difficult rival too.”
Nadal and Federer have played each other 38 times. The Spaniard leads the head-to-head record with 23-15. In a Djokovic-Nadal rivalry, meanwhile, leading Djokovic with 28 wins from 53 matches.