Originally Posted by Zarfot Z
If Nadal really does believe that GM is worth more than a slam, then he is either delusional or lying.
GM will be nothing more than a footnote in his career, whereas slams are what will put him into the history books.
I'm sure he's been directly asked the question and he's never put one above the other.
For players who are very patriotic though (and Nadal is) playing and winning for their country must add a lot of value to such tournaments.