Roger Federer performs a forehand all by means of his Match in Africa contest in route of Rafael Nadal at Cape Metropolis Stadium on 7 February 2020.&#zero13;
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Rafael Nadal talked about on Tuesday that he’ll participate contained contained within the Madrid Open, elevating doubts about whether or not or not or not or not or not or not or not he intends to defend his title on the US Open.
The US Open, whose future nonetheless hangs contained contained in the soundness, is scheduled to run from 31 August to 13 September on the arduous courts of New York whereas the principle draw on the Madrid occasion on clay begins on 14 September.
Madrid will carry out a warmup for the rescheduled French Open, the claycourt Grand Slam that begins on 20 September.
The Madrid match director Feliciano Lopez tweeted: “I’ve spoken to my good pal Rafael Nadal who confirmed his participation in Madrid in September. As steadily, we await you with open arms contained contained within the Caja Magica!”
Nadal answered: “That is applicable Feli. See you in September in Madrid. Contained contained in the meantime your full concern goes effectively!”
The US has seen a pointy resurgence of latest coronavirus circumstances, resulting in trendy doubts about whether or not or not or not or not or not or not or not the US Open will happen.
Elementary avid avid avid avid gamers, together with world quantity three Dominic Thiem, have talked about they depend on a singular from US Open organisers this week.