He gets the replica.
The winner does not get to keep the trophy they get a smaller replica of it to keep and they do print the winners names on it.
This is not a Wimbledon tradition but a tradition that Nadal has started for all of his wins.
The Wimbledon trophy is made of sterling silver.
1953 Wimbledon winner?Vic Seixas
The winner of the event was Spencer Gore, who noted that the tournament would not continue for long. He was proved wrong!
Spencer Gore was the first winner of Wimbledon in 1877.
The trophy is called Harley J. Earl Trophy. This is the trophy the winner gets.
The lat British winner of Wimbledon was Sarah Virgina Wade in 1977.
This is not a Wimbledon tradition. Rafael Nadal, 2008 Wimbledon Champion, bites his trophies after he wins.
The winner of Wimbledon in 1985 was Boris Becker. The women's winner was Martina Navratilova.