Rafael Nadal, who is currently the World No. 1 player, shared a picture with a ballgirl from his last match. Rafael Nadal had a 6-3, 7-6, 6-1 win against Argentina’s Federico Delbonis in the second round of Australian Open 2020.
Had the chance to meet her and her family today. So happy she is well after the scariest moment I’ve had on a tennis court. Annita is a brave girl! 👧😘👌 pic.twitter.com/FDZGermA44— Rafa Nadal (@RafaelNadal) January 24, 2020
During the match, the young ball girl was hit by a shot from Rafael Nadal. Immediately after this incident, he rushed to that ball girl to make sure that she is fine. Also, he kissed the young kid after the incident.
Rafael Nadal posted a picture with her on Twitter. He wrote that he had a chance to meet the ball girl Annita's family. He also added that Annita is a brave girl.
Raphael, a Twitter user, called Rafael Nadal a legend inside and outside the court.
You’re definitely a legend on and off the court Rafa 👏🏼👏🏼👏🏼👏🏼— Raphael Dabadie (@RaphaelDabadie) January 24, 2020
We knew how concerning and alarming that moment was for you Rafa. Your swift reaction to making sure that Annita was unhurt and your sweet & kind gestures to her in the moment & after is & was so heartwarming.♥️ Bless you both! Hugs too!🤗🤗— Mary Murray (@mmurr27) January 24, 2020