Rafael Nadal has congratulated the Spain national basketball team for becoming European champions after beating France in the final. To praise Spain, Nadal posted a picture with the team on social media along with graphic text that read ‘Campeones de Europa’
Nadal captioned the photo with multiple ‘applause’ emojis Spain won 88-76.
In 2015, Rafael Nadal spent a Sunday as a fan.
The Spaniard, who flew to Lille to witness another Spain win, powered off late in the game due to Spain’s victory.
“I’ve seen almost every game, especially the Spanish ones. For me, it’s a privilege to be here to support the team. I have a great relationship with Pau Gasol, Rudy Fernandez and Sergi ( Sergio Rodriguez).
They are a group of people who have made history for 10 years and who represent a memorable generation for our country. I spoke to Paul. He is very happy, he played one of the best tournaments of his life.
The game he played against France was unreal,” Rafa shared. In 2021, Spanish tennis superstar Rafael Nadal said Pau Gasol’s retirement was a “very sad day” for Spanish sport.
Gasol, 41, has decided to put an end to his very successful. During his career, Gasol won two NBA titles, was selected for the All-Star Game six times, and in 2002 he was named Rookie of the Year.
“Today is, without a doubt, a very sad day for Spanish sport, one of the great legends of our sport is leaving. He was able to end as he wanted, yes: fighting for titles “, said Nadal, per Punto de Break.