21 Jan 2022 | 12:43 | Tennis
Nadal beat Hanfmann in the second round of the Australian Open 2022
No matter what sport you play, lifting weights to develop and train muscles is essential, but Rafael Nadal doesn’t need to. After winning tickets to the third round of the Australian Open 2022, commentator Jim Courier asked about the secret to maintaining a beautiful body, Nadal said something unexpected.
Nadal shows off his “big chest, tight belly” body in the second round of the Australian Open 2022
No. 5 in the world said: “I play golf. To be honest, I have never been a fan of the gym”. Nadal’s answer made the audience at Rod Laver Arena burst into laughter, but commentator Courier quipped: “You’re lying!”.
Nadal continued to say that he does not like to lift weights: “I am not a big fan of Gym, I like to play other sports. I can work out from 1 hour to 1 hour 30 minutes a day in the gym, but honestly, I’ve never done a lot of weights.”
Compared to two famous colleagues, Roger Federer and Novak Djokovic, Nadal has a muscular, muscular body. It is also possible to compare Rafa’s body shape with football superstar Ronaldo, who owns muscle blocks that are “individual parts”, containing only a very small amount of fat.
In the next match, the third round of the Australian Open 2022, Nadal will face the 28th seed of Russia Karen Khachanov on the afternoon of January 21 (Vietnam time). In the past, “Gaur” won all 7 confrontations.