Rafael Nadal: 10 Things He Needs to Do in 2012 to Regain the No. 1 Spot

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Rafael Nadal: 10 Things He Needs to Do in 2012 to Regain the No. 1 Spot
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4,035.

That's the amount of ranking points world No. 2 Rafael Nadal trails Novak Djokovic by at the conclusion of the 2011 season.

While that may seem nearly insurmountable considering the level Djokovic has been playing at, Nadal really is in striking distance to overtake him. There are things within his control and other outside factors that could guide the Spaniard back to the top spot in the rankings. The following is a look at some of them.

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