TEnnis Star Rafael Nadal received praise after thanking everyone who worked behind the scenes at the US Open.
Nadal was knocked out of the US Open in the round of 16 on Monday by an American player Francis Tiafoewhich ranks 26th in the world.
This was an unexpected result, but one Nadal you took his step. He spoke honestly at the press conference about his performance and his problems outside the court, which will now fully occupy his attention.
Then I impressed many with my gesture at the end of the press conference.
What did Nadal do at the US Open press conference?
According to the journalist Kurt StreeterAfter leaving the 2022 US Open on Monday, the Spaniard reached out and thanked every single person on the production team who worked behind the scenes for their efforts.
streetter was impressed as he was told that this was a habit for the 22-time Grand Slam champion in every tournament he played, regardless of the result.
“Rafael Nadal such a champion in every way,” the journalist wrote on Twitter.
“Answered questions in the post-match press conference, as always, directly and paid tribute / congratulated Tiafoe for victory.
“After he finished with the English and Spanish press, he approached the producers backstage in the press room and thanked each of them for their work during this tournament.
“Transcriptionist, presenter, audio/video. Not for the show as I was the only outsider watching.
“Later I was told that he does this after every tournament, whether he wins or loses.
Trust me, it’s unusual. Not at all.