Comments on: Nadal can beat Federer’s grand slam mark The Reuters global sports blog Wed, 16 Nov 2016 16:27:51 +0000 hourly 1 By: SkinEvolution Wed, 08 Jun 2011 11:16:45 +0000 I appreciated the confidence and optimism of Rafael Nadal. He has been my favorite athlete. It is great for us fans to see him do everything for the title. He is competing with Federer and other tough guys, but I think his precious battle is with himself.