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Rafael Nadal to miss remainder of 2021 tennis season due to foot injury

Spanish tennis player Rafael Nadal on Friday announced that he will miss the remainder of the 2021 season with a foot injury and will therefore take no part in this month’s US Open, the final tennis grand slam of the year. In a statement posted on social media, the world No. 4 said he had […]

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Rafael Nadal pulls out of Wimbledon and Tokyo Olympics ‘to prolong his career’

Rafael Nadal has announced he is pulling out of Wimbledon and the Tokyo Olympics. In a statement posted on his official Twitter page, the 20-time grand slam champion said: “It’s never an easy decision to take but after listening to my body and discuss it with my team I understand that it is the right […]

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Nadal wins 13th French Open title, equals Federer’s all-time record with 20th grand slam

Rafael Nadal inflicted one of the most humiliating defeats on great rival Novak Djokovic in the French Open final on Sunday, thrashing the world number one 6-0 6-2 7-5 to lift a record-equalling 20th Grand Slam men’s singles title. The triumph is an iconic moment in the history of men’s singles tennis as Nadal equalled […]

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Australian Open: Rafael Nadal hits ball girl in head with shot

Rafael Nadal hits ball girl in head with shot. Nadal called it one of the more scary moments he’s had on the tennis court. The world No. 1 was en route to a straight-sets win against Argentina’s Federico Delbonis, leading 4-1 in the third set of their second-round match Thursday. But on a return of […]