A new naming of Rafael Nadal's lucky hotel suite 'Suite Rafael Nadal' is unveiled as he meets with Albert II, Prince of Monaco, 16 April 2018
Rafael Nadal opened a suite in his name at the Monte-Carlo Bay Hotel & Resort on Monday in the presence of His Serene Highness Albert II, Sovereign Prince of Monaco.
The 92m² suite includes memorabilia from Nadal’s career, including a tennis racquet, shirt, shoes and photos of his 10 titles at the Monte-Carlo Country Club, venue of the ATP World Tour Masters 1000 tournament.
The Spanish superstar was joined in opening Suite 1029 at the official hotel by Elisabeth-Ann de Massy, President of the Tournament Committee, Mélanie-Antoinette de Massy, Jean-Luc Biamonti, Deputy President of the Societe des Bains de Mer, and Zeljko Franulovic, Tournament Director of the Rolex Monte-Carlo Masters.
World No. 1 Nadal has a 63-4 match record since his tournament debut in 2003 – including a 46-match winning streak between 2005 to 2013. He will open his campaign on Wednesday against Slovenian Aljaz Bedene.
• Today was the official inauguration of the Rafa Nadal Suite. The Monte-Carlo Bay Hotel & Resort wanted to honour the player for this career and especially these 10 victories at the Rolex Monte-Carlo Masters. (via Facebook)
Photos: Getty Images; Monte-Carlo Bay Hotel & Resort