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Nadal fit and ready for hardcourt challenge at US Open

08 August, 2019 9:27 am 9:27 am

NEW YORK (Reuters) – Rafa Nadal was forced out of the US Open last year in the semi-finals with a knee injury but the in-form Spaniard declared himself fit and ready for the punishing hardcourts at Flushing Meadows. Nadal’s hopes of defending his 2017 US Open title last year were crushed when his chronic knee … Read More


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Serena pulls out of Italian Open with knee injury

05 May, 2019 11:54 pm 11:54 pm

ROME (Reuters) – Serena Williams pulled out of the Italian Open on Tuesday due to a persistent knee injury which casts doubt on her participation in the French Open which begins this month. The 37-year-old American world number 11 had been due to face sister Venus in an eagerly-awaited second-round clash in Rome. Venus received … Read More


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Nadal pulls out with injury before Federer semi-final

03 March, 2019 9:55 am 9:55 am

CALIFORNIA (Reuters) – Rafael Nadal withdrew from the Indian Wells tournament with a knee injury, shortly before his eagerly-awaited semi-final clash with great rival Roger Federer. Federer, bidding for his 101st career title and a record sixth Indian Wells crown, received a walkover into the final, where he will play Dominic Thiem, a 7-6(3) 6-7(3) … Read More