Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo are to soccer what Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal are to tennis, according to Juventus FC and former Italy goalkeeper Gianluigi Buffon. 'Federer is infinite class, while Nadal is perseverance, sweat and also talent,' Buffon told Football Italia. 'Leo Messi is Federer, while Ronaldo is like Nadal.' Rafael Nadal says it is impossible to compare his tennis rivalry with Roger Federer to the clash of the football titans between Cristiano Ronaldo and Lionel Messi. The similarity has often been suggested, based on the rationale that Federer and Messi are aesthetically extraordinary while Nadal and Ronaldo are machine-like in their winning nature and physically immense.
Sports journalists from 43 countries had no doubts about the best European male athlete of the 2019 season, choosing world no. 1 Rafael Nadal ahead of Cristiano Ronaldo and Lewis Hamilton. The International Sports Press Association (AIPS) granted the honor to Nadal for the first time since 2008 when he became world no. 'Cristiano lacks nothing, let's be clear, but that's not the point. I love tennis. Now, Cristiano is like Nadal, a fantastic athlete built on talent, but also hard work and desire. 'Messi is more like Federer. He is pure artistry and class. They are different, and you can prefer one to the other.
Share Tweet Pinterest LinkedIn Reddit FlipboardCurrent world number two Rafael Nadal has not played since the Laver Cup. The 33-year-old injured his left wrist at the event last month. He has been out recovering from the injury and missed the Shanghai Masters last week. However, the 19-time Grand Slam champion is also preparing for the […] Formula One ; Golf ; NBA
Happy for Cristiano Ronaldo if he feels 23, I'm 32 and I accept my age, says Rafael Nadal; Happy for Cristiano Ronaldo if he feels 23, I’m 32 and I accept my age, says Rafael Nadal Rafael Nadal, at the age of 32, has reached the semifinal of the French Open and is touted to be the favourite to lift the trophy. Antonio Cassano likened Cristiano Ronaldo to Rafael Nadal and Lionel Messi to Roger Federer as the former Real Madrid forward praised the two football superstars. Ronaldo and Messi have dominated the sport over the past decade, splitting the last 10 Ballons d'Or awards as former players, pundits and fans debate the pair's standing among the.
Rafael Nadal with Cristiano Ronaldo and Raul. His bond with football is so strong that he celebrated his nation’s 2010 World Cup win with the Spanish national team in the locker room. Real Madrid have had some inadequate times recently, but their form and belief is picking up again. Ronaldo on emerging talent. Cristiano Ronaldo, who is a five-time Ballon d’Or winner, said that Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal were at par with the younger players despite being over 30. Cristiano Ronaldo said that the reason players over 30, including him, could perform well is because they knew their bodies.
Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal are Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo of tennis: Gianluigi Buffon Both Federer and Nadal have enjoyed unprecedented success in men’s tennis and have 20 and 19 Grand Slam titles respectively. 'Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo are Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal in football'. Gianluigi Buffon, a legendary goalkeeper and tennis fan, gave this assessment in a recent interview in Italian media. 'Federer represents the ultimate level, and Nadal represents perseverance, sweat and also talent'.
Rafael Nadal Slams Roger Federer And His Comparison With Cristiano Ronaldo, Lionel Messi Tennis News Rafael Nadal has come forward to reject comparisons between his rivalry with Roger Federer to that of footballing duo Cristiano Ronaldo and Lionel Messi. Rafael Nadal admits his body not on same level as Real Madrid's Cristiano Ronaldo . Sport360 staff 8/06/2018. Spanish tennis star Rafael Nadal reckons he has the body of a 40-year old – despite being 32. Gianluigi Buffon Compares Lionel Messi to Roger Federer and Says Cristiano Ronaldo is Like Rafael Nadal Italy's legendary goalkeeper Gianluigi Buffon had an interesting take on the comparison between Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo.
Rafael Nadal insists comparisons which describe him and Roger Federer as the Cristiano Ronaldo and Lionel Messi of tennis are not accurate. Over the last decade, the quartet have been the dominant figures of their respective sports. Roger Federer reckons his rivalry with Rafa Nadal makes them the Cristiano Ronaldo and Lionel Messi of tennis. But the No.1 seed hopes he stays in Wimbledon longer than the football superstars have remained in the World Cup. Ten years after their epic final of 2008, the Swiss and the Spaniard are still the two top-ranked players in the world. Juventus and Italy legend and one of the best goalkeepers to have ever played the game, Gianluigi Buffon said that Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal are the Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo of tennis.
Gianluigi Buffon recently likened Cristiano Ronaldo and Lionel Messi to Rafael Nadal and Roger Federer, but Nadal is having none of it. Rafael Nadal says it is impossible to compare his tennis rivalry with Roger Federer to the clash of the football titans between Cristiano Ronaldo and Lionel Messi. Views: 48 The worlds of football and tennis aren’t too dissimilar, and Italian legend Gianluigi Buffon has found a specifically intriguing similarity between the best players in both sports. The Juventus goalkeeper recently claimed that Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo were the Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal of football, and compared the.
Juventus defender and Cristiano Ronaldo’s teammate Giorgio Chiellini has likened Lionel Messi-Ronaldo rivalry to that of Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal. The Italian was talking to the media after Juventus’s 1-1 draw with cross-town rivals Torino. Ronaldo scored an 84th-minute equaliser to salvage a point for the Old Lady in the match. When. In Tennis Today, Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal are once again compared to Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo. What’s on the site There will be record prize money on offer at the 2018 US Open.
In Tennis Today, the tennis Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal GOAT debate is complicated by comparing it to Cristiano Ronaldo v Lionel Messi, and Shanghai really knows how to throw a party. Cristiano Ronaldo watches Rafael Nadal beat Novak Djokovic… and bumps into fellow Real Madrid legend. The Real Madrid talisman took time out from his training to watch two of the best tennis players ever
Rafael Nadal would have been like Cristiano Ronaldo had he played football - Brad Gilbert RAFAEL NADAL could have become a footballer as good as Cristiano Ronaldo, according to ESPN analyst Brad Gilbert. Rafael Nadal VS Cristiano Ronaldo. Direct naar. Gedeelten van deze pagina. Hulp voor toegankelijkheid. Druk op alt + / om dit menu te openen. Facebook. E-mailadres of telefoonnummer: Wachtwoord: Account vergeten? Registreren. Nadal VS Ronaldo. Roger Federer Tennis. 31 juli 2016 ·
Cristiano Ronaldo shows off his best 'blue steel' moment for Armani Credit: Handout. The likes of Freddie Ljungberg, Cristiano Ronaldo and David Beckham have all laid their toned physiques on the line to pose in their smalls. Rafael Nadal and Cristiano Ronaldo are arguably the two greatest players in tennis and soccer respectively. ( Roger Federer , Novak Djokovic , and Lionel Messi supporters would like to dissent right now, but that’s another article...
Cristiano Ronaldo scored two goals but Nadal didn't want to speak about it. ' It was amazing, but we already speak much of football all the days, this is a tennis event and let's focus on this sport, please, ' Rafael said. Cristiano Ronaldo vs Rafa Nadal! Cristiano Ronaldo vs Rafa Nadal! - 9GAG has the best funny pics, gifs, videos, gaming, anime, manga, movie, tv, cosplay, sport, food, memes, cute, fail, wtf photos on the internet! Nike Football Real Madrid Rafael Nadal Kramponlar Spor Adam.
Today’s Flashback Friday is a tribute to bromance. And what better bromance to honor this week than that of Rafa and Cristiano Ronaldo? Few years ago, Cristiano sat front row with his Real Madrid comrades to support Rafa in his victories in Madrid. When you think of head tennis, instant thoughts turn to a tough cold Tuesday night at Stoke City. But step forward Cristiano Ronaldo, who along with tennis supremo Rafael Nadal, has turned the idea into a more attractive format…albeit on a tennis court.
Cristiano Ronaldo was watching on from courtside as his friend Rafael Nadal pulled off a huge victory over World No 2 Novak Djokovic to reach the Madrid Open final. Four-time champion Nadal rediscovered his ruthless streak and ended a three-year, seven-match losing streak against Djokovic to progress to the final two. London: Roger Federer marked the 10th anniversary of his epic Wimbledon final loss to Rafael Nadal by claiming his rivalry with the Spaniard is the equal of the battle between football superstars Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo. Federer will start his bid for a ninth Wimbledon title against Serbia's Dusan Lajovic on Centre Court on Monday.
Zela: Inside the fancy Japanese restaurant financially backed by Cristiano Ronaldo, Rafael Nadal and Enrique Iglesias. Ronaldo is one of a number of celebrity backers supporting Zela, a posh eaterie that provides Mediterranean and Japanese fayre in London's West End. Jon Boon; Rafael Nadal says it is impossible to compare his tennis rivalry with Roger Federer to the clash of the football titans between Cristiano Ronaldo and Lionel Messi. The similarity has often been suggested, based on the rationale that Federer and Messi are aesthetically extraordinary while Nadal and Ronaldo are machine-like in their winning nature and physically immense.
Getty Images. The team behind a new restaurant backed by Rafael Nadal, Cristiano Ronaldo, Pau Gasol and Enrique Iglesias said they chose London as the location because the city has “the hottest culinary scene in the world”. Don't Compare Roger Federer And My Rivalry To Lionel Messi, Cristiano Ronaldo: Rafael Nadal Gianluigi Buffon recently likened Cristiano Ronaldo and Lionel Messi to tennis greats Rafael Nadal and Roger Federer, but Nadal is having none of it. Cristiano Ronaldo is the mercurial Portuguese winger with lightning quick feet, amazing power and the ability to conjure something out of nothing. Rafael Nadal on the other hand has dominated the clay courts for the best part of a decade, polverising his opponents with his top spin forehand and incessant retrieval game.
Rafael Nadal and Cristiano Ronaldo are two of the biggest superstars in the world of sports, and indeed outside of it too. One has made a glittering career for himself in tennis, the other in football. So what happens when the pair come together and play a game that’s a hybrid of tennis and The team behind a new restaurant backed by Cristiano Ronaldo, Rafael Nadal and Enrique Iglesias said they chose London as the location because the city has “the hottest culinary scene in the world”. Cult Ibizan restaurant Zela is opening its first restaurant outside the White Isle in the ME London Hotel in Aldwych in two weeks — with all. Tennis; Look: when Rafael Nadal and Cristiano Ronaldo played tennis
Nadal doesn’t think his body is like Ronaldo’s (Picture: Getty) Rafael Nadal may still be dominating the world of tennis, but he played down any comparison with Cristiano Ronaldo in terms of their bodies. The world No. 1 has lost just one match on this season and battled his way into the French Open semi-finals on Thursday. 'Cristiano Ronaldo is Like Rafael Nadal, Lionel Messi is Roger Federer' Cristiano Ronaldo is football's version of Rafael Nadal, while Barcelona's Lionel Messi is more like Roger Federer, according to Italian footballer Antonio Cassano. News18.com. Updated:May 2, 2016, 9:57 AM IST.