Rafael Nadal was born in Spain, is Athlete, TennisAthlete, Tennis. Nadal reached the finals of the Australian Open where he lost to longtime rival Roger Federer. It was his first Grand Slam final since the 2014 French Open. Nadal won a gold medal in doubles at the Rio Olympics as well as several ATP events, including his record tenth win at the ATP's Monte Carlo event. Nadal's $82 million in career prize money ranks third all-time behind Novak Djokovic and Roger Federer. Endorsement partners for the Spaniard include Nike, Babolat, Kia Motors, Telefonica, Banco Sabadell, Richard Mille, Tommy Hilfiger and more.