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14 September 2011

Nadal lands in Cordoba

Audio interview


  • Craig Gabriel

Just two days after his hard fought defeat to world No. 1 Novak Djokovic in the US Open final, Rafael Nadal has arrived in Cordoba for Spain's Davis Cup by BNP Paribas World Group semifinal clash with France.

Craig Gabriel catches up with Nadal, and also speaks to Spanish captain Albert Costa about the home team's chances of avenging the 5-0 loss they suffered at the hands of France last year.

Rafael Nadal (ESP) - 14/09/2011

Captain Albert Costa (ESP) - 14/09/2011

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    Craig Gabriel

    Craig Gabriel has been in tennis broadcasting and reporting for 30 years. He covers all the Grand Slams as well as Davis Cup and Fed Cup. He has attended six Olympic Games and is the media director in Sydney and International Media Liaison in Shanghai. Craig also works on websites for Serena Williams and Andy Roddick.



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