“Of course, the spirit of improvement: every day when I wake up, going on court with the goal of doing something better than what I was doing.”
This weekend saw some violent scenes back in Spain as the Catalan referendum resulted in clashes with voters and police.
And Nadal said his country had presented a ‘negative’ image of itself.
Rafael Nadal returned to the top of the world rankings for the first time in three years last month
“I think the image we have presented to the world is negative.
“It was a sad moment, my heart sank all day. Moreover, from here, at a distance, you experience it differently.
“I have spent many parts of my life in Catalonia, important moments, and to see society so radicalised surprises and disheartens me.”