Originally Posted by World Beater
The DarkKlown is convinced because Nadal won OG, it suddenly becomes important.
even most of the great players in history have won the WTF but never even cared for the OG, which was not taken seriously at all...
Not just Nadal but Agassi also won it in 1996 in Atlanta. The prestige of winning a medal for your country at the Olympics, especially gold, still carries a great deal of weight with tennis players. That's why Federer and Nadal still aim to be fit enough to play in Rio in 2016.