Nadal’s awesome freaking achievements.
Posted by tennisplanet on October 6, 2010
Winner of grand slams on clay, grass, and hardcourt in calendar year: Stands alone.
Simultaneous holder of Olympic singles gold medal and grand slams on clay, grass, and hardcourt: Stands alone.
Most Masters singles titles (18): Stands alone.
Nadal has won his nine Grand Slam titles in his first 26 appearances at the majors. By comparison, Bjorn Borg won nine in his first 22;Roger Federer won nine in his first 30 and Pete Sampras won nine in his first 31.
Longest single-surface winning streak in the Open Era: 81 matches on Clay Courts.
Nadal has a 106–1 win-loss record in Grand Slam play after winning the first set.
The first teenager to win a Grand Slam singles title since Pete Sampras won the 1990 US Open at age 19.
Lost only six sets in winning the three titles namely French Open, Wimbledon & US Open in 2010.