PokerStars today announced on their official blog, that French Open Tennis Champion Rafa Nadal is their newest member of the PokerStars – SportsStars. Congratulations to both Rafa and PokerStars a major coup for the online poker giant.
Rafa Nadal is 26 years old and He is one of the best tennis players in the world.
He’s been called everything from El Nino, to the King of Clay, to Spain’s Raging Bull. As of today, Rafa Nadal has a new title.
He is the newest member of Team PokerStars SportStars.
It’s only been a few weeks since Nadal’s victory at the French Open, his 11th Grand Slam title.
Today, PokerStars announced it had teamed up with Nadal, a move that puts one of the world’s greatest tennis champions together with the world’s largest poker site.
“It’s no secret that I love to compete and try my very best in everything, whether that’s tennis, golf or video games,” Nadal said. “When I discovered the game of poker, I chose to join PokerStars because they understand what it takes to be the best and associate themselves with the qualities of champions. I’m very happy to be working with them.”