WATCH: Rafael Nadal's superstitions on the Tennis court

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WATCH: Rafael Nadal's superstitions on the Tennis court

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SportsCafe Desk

02/16/2017

All sportspersons have some routines, habits, or superstitions that they believe put them in a position to perform better, and tennis superstar Rafael Nadal is no different. Every time he steps on the court, there are some things that he always does very particularly. Watch this video to find out.

Rafael Nadal is notorious for his on-court superstitions. From his long routines between points to the placement of his bottles, everything has to be perfect. And if it works, there's no reason to stop doing it. And as Rafael Nadal's career achievements would say, it has definitely worked for him.It has sometimes gotten to the point where his opponents have been visibly irked by his quirks. They've often complained that he takes too much time between points, not that that has had any effect on Nadal.

It has, however, sometimes gotten to the point where his opponents have been visibly irked by his quirks. They've often complained that he takes too much time between points, not that it has had any effect on Nadal. He still steps on to the court with this right foot first, makes sure he never steps on any of the lines between points, and yeah, does that thing with the bottles too - One bottle filled with warm water, one with cold, and thelabelsl of both facing the side of the court he's on.

Watch these and other things that Nadal always does on a tennis court, in this video here. 

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