Why Rafa is doing it? Many fans have wondered about it.
Here is Nadal’s answer published in a recent interview with Time magazine.
Question to Rafael Nadal
“Why wear the Capri pants that you have to constantly pull out of your rear? Why not shorts? —Sara Norm, Chicago
[Laughs.] It’s not the fault of the clothes. It’s a habit that I picked up when I was competing when I was young. I am trying to break the habit, but it’s not easy.”
Here is Novak Djokovic’s impersonation of Nadal and Maria Sharapova which he, by the way, repeated yesterday after beating Carlos Moya at U.S. Open.