This appointment is made to the best Spanish tennis player of all time and one of the most distinguished Spanish sportspersons. His victory in the US Open saw him enter the annals of legend as the youngest tennis player ever to win the four Grand Slam events. His drive for betterment, his dedication, his modesty and respect for his rivals, and his sportsmanship make Nadal an icon on and off the courts, and a role model for the best values associated with sport, all the while projecting a very positive image for Spain.
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    2011