Category: Tennis

Spain's Rafael Nadal celebrates with champagne after winning the final against Germany's Alexander Zverev

Nadal Victorious in Rome to Climb Back to World Number 1

An eighth Rome Masters title propelled Rafael Nadal back to the top of the world rankings, but it was a stern test of the Spaniard by rising star Alexander Zverev. While most of Europe bathed in sunshine, Rome was hit by rain that forced a considerable delay to proceedings at one stage. The weather only added to the drama that had seen the pair trade the opening two sets. Zverev…

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