of Spain is now the world number 1, the Spaniard at his best can beat anyone in the world and this year he has had the best season of his career.
In June Nadal won a 5th French Open title in Paris when he beat Robin Soderling of Sweden in the final in straight sets.
The Spaniard then went on to beat Tomas Berdych in the final of Wimbledon in straight sets it was his 2nd Wimbledon title.
Nadal then completed the career Grand Slam 2 weeks ago when he beat Novak Djokovic in the final of the US Open in Flushing Meadows New York.
It was a exceptional match which Nadal won in 4 sets 6-4 5-7 6-4 6-2. Nadl has now won 9 major titles in his career.
Djokovic had beaten the former world number 1 Roger Federer in the Semi Finals in 5 sets 5-7 6-1 5-7 6-2 7-5.