Rafael Nadal withdraws from the Masters 1000 of Canada

Rafael Nadal will not return to competition in Montreal. The Spaniard announced on Friday afternoon that he was renouncing to participate in the Canadian tournament, explaining that he felt a “little pain”. Four days ago I started training in the service and yesterday (Thursday) I had a little pain, which continues today”he wrote on Twitter.

Nadal announced to continue training ” without forcing “. I have no choice but to be careful at this stage and think about my health”completes the Spaniard, who had to withdraw before his semi-final at Wimbledon against Nick Kyrgios, due to an abs injury.

Thursday, Novak Djokovic had also announced his absence from the Masters 1000 in Canada. But for a whole other reason. Unvaccinated, the Serb cannot enter Canadian territory. The Wimbledon winner waited until the last moment to announce his package, hoping until the end for a change in the law to propose entry into the territory and vaccination status.


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