Other Sports

Friday 11 July 2014

Tennis: Rafa Nadal to make comeback at Chilean Open

Javier Leir

Published 17/01/2013|15:39

  • Share

French Open champion Rafa Nadal will make his long-awaited comeback from injury at next month's Chilean Open.

  • Share
  • Go To

The ATP had already announced he would take part in the Brazil Open the following week.

"Rafael Nadal, considered by experts as the best claycourt tennis player of all time and one of the best in tennis history, has been confirmed for the Chile Open," organisers said on the claycourt tournament's website (www.vtropen.cl).

The Spanish former world number one has been sidelined with a knee injury since last year's Wimbledon tournament in June and his hopes of returning at the Australian Open were dashed by illness.

Nadal will play at the modest tournament in the Pacific coast city of Vina del Mar for the first time.



Reuters

Read More

Classifieds

CarsIreland

Independent Shopping.ie

Meet, chat and connect with
singles in your area

Independent Shopping.ie

Meet Singles Now

Findajob

Apps

Now available on

Editors Choice

Also in Sport