Video: Rafael Nadal stars in new ESPN spot

by: Jonathan Scott | September 11, 2013

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All of a day after his U.S. Open championship victory, Rafael Nadal made a cameo in a brand-spanking-new spot on ESPN, one of many "This is SportsCenter" shorts to date featuring tennis stars. The guest appearance involved largely nonverbal acting for the Spaniard. See it here: 

No word yet as to whether Nadal sprinkled bits of clay over what he poured into the trophy cup, as reported previously by The Onion.

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