Clay King Rafael Nadal opens his mouth with a rib injury before the warm-up event in Madrid

Doubts over Rafael Nadal’s participation in French Open The participation of 13-time French Open champion Rafael Nadal is in doubt for Roland Garros later this month. He has admitted that his rib injury has been disabled since he returned to court at the Madrid Open. Follow all tennis live updates on InsideSport.IN

Nadal, a 21-time Grand Slam champion, suffered a rib stress fracture in Indian Wells in March. After a 20-match winning streak in 2022, he was forced to withdraw from action for a month after losing to Taylor Fritz in the final.

French Open: Clay King Rafael Nadal opened his mouth with a rib injury ahead of the Madrid Open warm-up event as Roland Garros’ participation is still in doubt – check out

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Speaking to the media in Madrid, the 34-year-old said: “I received very little training because the ribs were so incapacitated and so painful. I had two very bad weeks and then it got very, very disabled.

“I could do virtually nothing, but it’s here, at home, in Madrid.” He added.

French Open: Clay King Rafael Nadal opened his mouth with a rib injury ahead of the Madrid Open warm-up event as Roland Garros’ participation is still in doubt – check out

  • Rafael Nadal won his last Grand Slam at the Australian Open 2021, defeating world No. 2 Daniel Medvedev in a five-set epic that lasted 5 hours and 24 minutes.
  • Nadal could face World No. 1 Novak Djokovic at the Madrid Open / Roland Garros who beat him in the semifinals of the French Open last year.
  • The Spaniard is ahead of Roger Federer and Djokovic in the race to win the most Grand Slam titles.
  • Nadal, who last won the French Open in 2020, could extend his lead to 22 Grand Slams if Clay King revived his magic.

With just three weeks left for the French Open, Nadal is hoping to recover before his favorite tournament.

“I believe that daily training will help me to prepare. Here [in Madrid, at an altitude of 657 metres] The demand is maximum, but what can be done is going to be done. The most important thing is to stay healthy, but I think I am going to Paris on time. Three weeks is enough to compete. “ Nadal finished.

French Open: Clay King Rafael Nadal opened his mouth with a rib injury ahead of the Madrid Open warm-up event as Roland Garros’ participation is still in doubt – check out

Nadal at the French Open

French Open Won (2005, 2006, 2007, 2008, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2017, 2018, 2019, 2020)

Most Grand Slam

# Title
21 Spain Rafael Nadal
20 Switzerland Roger Federer
Serbia Novak Djokovic

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