Vulnerable Nadal facing fight for clay crown

For the first time in nearly a decade Rafael Nadal, the undisputed king of clay, will walk into Roland Garros this weekend facing legitimate claims to his French open crown.

When he arrived in Paris a decade ago looking as though he had just bounded straight off a Mallorcan beach it heralded the start of an unprecedented era of dominance.

A record nine titles followed as left-hander Nadal buried many an ego under Parisian brick dust.

Source: http://www.jpost.com/Israel-News/Sports/Vulnerable-Nadal-facing-fight-for-clay-crown-403822

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