Trouble looming for Rafael Nadal?

World No. 1 has a few obstacles waiting for him in this year's French Open draw

Updated: May 23, 2014, 4:12 PM ET
By Matt Wilansky and Greg Garber | ESPN.com

He has won 59 of 60 matches at Roland Garros, but Friday at the men's draw ceremony, Rafael Nadal sounded more like a Lucky Loser.

"During the clay-court season, I get a little bit better week by week," Nadal said. "[In Rome] I played a lot of time, but in the end sometimes you need these things, no?

"I think I got a positive step for me, and happy about the way that I finished in Madrid and Rome. Not that happy about what I did in Monte Carlo and Barcelona, but that's the sport."

Indeed, ...

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