Rafael Nadal and Iga Swiatek train on the Roland Garros courts! We know well that Iga Swiatek, winner of the last edition of the French Open, admire the 13th times winner in Paris Rafael Nadal. The Roland Garros champion can now say that she trained together with her idol and king of clay, the Spanish star.
Today the Parisian tournament will start and the two of them are among the biggest favorites of the tournament: on the one hand Rafael Nadal is the big favorite and if he wins he can break the record that now sees him paired with Roger Federer and become the first tennis player in history to reach 21 career Grand Slam titles.
In the women's draw Swiatek is one of the favorites, along with world number one Ashleigh Barty, absent last year, but very strong when playing on this surface. Rafael Nadal was drawn in the same side of the main draw with Roger Federer and Novak Djokovic, for a much awaited event for players, media, insiders and fans.
Here is their training: