2008 Wimbledon Champion Rafael Nadal lands in Toronto for Rogers Cup and autographs special Sports Illustrated cover for first time
September 26, 2008 by Richard Budman ·
(July 18-08, Toronto) Today we met tennis superstar Rafael Nadal hot off the heals of his stunning 2008 Wimbledon victory over world #1 ranked Roger Federer. Nadal was a class act and more than happy to pose for pictures and sign every last item that we had. Nadal mentioned it was the first time he had signed the famous Wimbledon Sports Illustrated magazine cover.