With or without Nadal, Spain a dynasty
He was missed at Wimbledon after he crashed out on bad knees, because for years he was all that stood between Roger Federer and utter world domination. He was missed at the U.S. Open where, in the course of roughly 12 months, he experienced ecstasy as he completed his career Grand Slam in 2010 -- and abject disappointment when he was forced to relinquish that title to Novak Djokovic.
But one place where Rafael Nadal will not be especially missed is in Davis Cup, as much as his Spanish brethren ...
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