Event Notes: Nadal Makes Case For Madrid 2020 After Winning The Madrid Open
Rafael Nadal offered his support for Madrid's bid to host the 2020 Olympics after winning the Madrid Open. Nadal said, "There is no city that deserves the Games more than Madrid" (AS, 5/12). ... On Thursday, the X Games will get underway in Barcelona in one of the city's biggest events since the 1992 Barcelona Olympics. Through ESPN, 430 million people "will have Barcelona in their homes" (EL PERIODICO, 5/11).