NADAL CONCERNS FANS: ‘My ribs still hurt, the most important thing is to be healthy for Roland Garros’

The bull from Mallorca worried his fans with a statement before returning to the field.

Spanish tennis player Rafael Nadal He has not yet fully recovered from the rib injury, due to which he has been off the field for the last month and a half, but that will not stop him from participating in the Masters in Madrid, which started today.

Nadal He had problems with his ribs during the American tour, and then he missed the Masters in Monte Carlo, and now he has decided to return to the field, all in order to welcome Roland Garros, his favorite Grand Slam tournament, in the best possible shape.

– I trained very little, my rib still hurts, and the last two weeks have been very painful and bad. I could do almost nothing and Madrid will be very difficult for me. But I believe that I will prepare for Roland Garros, the Spaniard told ‘As’.

(191102) — PARIS, Nov. 2, 2019 (Xinhua) — Rafael Nadal of Spain warms up before the singles quarter-final match against Jo-Wilfried Tsonga of France at the Rolex Paris Masters 1000 held at the AccorHotels Arena in Paris, France, Nov. 1, 2019. (Photo by Aurelien Morissard/Xinhua)

Nadal there is no great ambition in Madrid.

– I arrived at the last minute, the reality is that I work hard every day in training and I want to see how far I can go. Still, the tournament is in Madrid, and in my head is Roland Garros in three weeks. Only daily training will save me for that.

The focus of the Spaniard at this moment is on winning Roland Garros.

– I am aware that this will be a complicated tournament, but the most important thing is to arrive healthy at Roland Garros. I believe that I will be in a much better condition in three weeks, he said Nadal.

The Spaniard has had 21 victories in a row since the beginning of the year, and reached the 21st Grand Slam title at the Australian Open. His triumphant path was interrupted Tejlor Fric in the Indian Wells final, a Nadal has not competed since. Interestingly, he made the opening kick yesterday in the Primera Division game in which Real Madrid beat Espanyol 4-0 and thus reached the 35th state title in the club’s rich history.

Also, Nadal he could measure his strength in Madrid with Novak Djokovic, but only in the finished phase, and the complete draw for this tournament, you can see here.


Source: HotSport by hotsport.rs.

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