The Mallorcan player Rafa Nadal suffers a strain in the right abdominal rectum, an injury that he was forced to leave last Saturday before the semifinals of the 1,000 Masters in Paris, and He will travel to London with the intention of participating in the ATP Finals.
Nadal, who has just officially recovered world number one, noticed a nuisance during the warm-up of his game against Canadian Denis Shapovalov. In the subsequent press conference he explained his feeling that something had "broken", but three days later their prospects are more optimistic.
"Hello everyone. Yesterday I had a resonance in Mallorca and, despite having a small distension in the right abdominal rectum, I will travel to London. Thursday or Friday I will start adapting to the service. The idea is to play the ATP Finals in London. Thanks for the support!", detailed the manacorí in their social networks.
As reported by his press department, the world number one "is following a specific treatment of the area" and will train again on Wednesday.
In this way, the Balearic continues with its plan to participate in the 'teachers' tournament, which will be held from November 10 to 17 in the O2 of the English capital. In addition to trying to win one of the few important tournaments that are not yet on his record, he will also have the mission of defending his number one, which Novak Djokovic can snatch before the end of the season.