Rafael Nadal plays next week, not on the grastoernooi of Queen’s in London. The Spaniard suffer an extra period of rest after his eleventh title at Roland Garros.
“Queen’s is a wonderful event. I won the title in 2008 and have beautiful memories. I wanted this year to return but it is a long gravelseizoen. After consultation with my doctors I decided to my body, to listen”, the number 1 of the world Wednesday know.
Despite the forfeit in the first round, the organization has a very excellent participation to the audience to provoke. Among others, David Goffin, and Juan Martin del Potro, Grigor Dimitrov, Novak Djokovic, Stan Wawrinka, Marin Cilic and defending champion Feliciano Lopez cancelled their participation. Andy Murray, already a long time out through injuries, doubts still.