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Published: 21st June 2012 Written by Poker News
Updated: 4th December 2023

rafa nadal team pokerstars sportsstarsRafa Nadal is the latest member of Team PokerStars SportStars, the famous Spanish professional tennis player who also goes by the nicknames The King of Clay and El Nino. Rafa Nadal is one of the greatest tennis players of all time winning 11 Grand Slam titles, 7 French Open titles and 2008 Olympic gold medalist in singles.

The 26 year old Rafael Nadal has admitted that he is a rookie when it comes to playing poker, being a learning player PokerStars have set up a video submission competition where players can send Rafael their poker tips to help him quickly get up to speed playing poker.

PokerStars will stand to benefit from their latest sportstar sponsoring as Nadal is Spanish and keeping in mind PokerStars have just opened legally in Spain with their fully licensed game

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Rafa Nadal Team PokerStars SportStars

rafa nadal pokerstarsPokerStars have signed Rafael Nadal the second seed ranked player in the men’s world tennis rankings to the PokerStars Team SportsStars which amounts to the largest celebrity sponsorship in online poker to date.

Rafa Nadal recently won his 11th Grand Slam title at the French Open and now joins the largest online poker Site as a Team PokerStars SportStar.

Download Pokerstars and sign-up for a free poker account, use Pokerstars marketing code PSP5693, and get a 100% first deposit bonus up to $600. Pokerstars is fully licensed in Spain and offers legal online poker games to Spanish poker players.

Rafa Nadal Contest

To celebrate Pokerstars are running a Rafa Nadal contest which will help him learn to play poker. Players can win prizes for submitting their video with the most useful poker tip. The winner of the contest will get an EPT Barcelona Main Event prize package which includes accommodation and expenses, plus a Pokerstars chipset signed by the Tennis star.

There is a prize for every player who submits a video, get a free Pokerstars MicroMillions II Main Event tournament ticket worth $22.

Submit your video to [email protected] along with your name and PokerStars User ID.

Videos must not be longer than 30 seconds and no bigger than 15mb file size and type – MP4, .AVI, .FLV, .MOV or .WMV

Players can only submit one poker tip video per week, and must have a pokerstars account.

Team PokerStars SportStars

Current list of Team Pokerstars Sportstars:

  • Rafa Nadal – Spanish Tennis Player, Grand Slam Champion
  • Boris Becker – German Tennis player, Olympic gold medalist
  • Fatima Moreira De Melo – Dutch field hockey, 2008 Olympic gold medalist
  • Marcus Hellner – cross-country skiing, 2010 Olympic gold medalist