Rafael Nadal, the spanish tennis player of world repute, has been ranked the world No. 1 tennis player for a long 209 weeks. At a small age of 8, Nadal won 12 regional tennis championships. Nadal has entered into many sponsorship deals in his illustrious career. He has been sponsored by Kia motors since 2006. Nadal’s clothing sponsor has been Nike. He was the face of Lanvin’s L’Homme Sport cologne in April 2009. Nadal replaced Cristiano Ronaldo as the face of Armani Jeans for the spring/summer of 2011.