Rafael Nadal: Breaking Down His Entire 2011 Australian Open Draw

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Rafael Nadal: Breaking Down His Entire 2011 Australian Open Draw
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Rafael Nadal opens at the 2011 Australian Open this year, looking to complete his Grand Slam.

Former-Grand Slam winner Rod Laver noted that Nadal's accomplishment, while impressive, wouldn't technically be a Grand Slam, since it didn't occur in one calendar year.

Rafa couldn't care less, but he'll have to get past Roger Federer (or Novak Djokovic, Andy Murray or one of the tour's other top players) to get it.

It won't be easy, and here's a breakdown of Rafa's path to the final, starting in round one. And obviously his opponents are to be determined, but I'll give them based on my predictions.

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