EM – Light at the end of the tunnel for Nadal


Finally there is light at the end of the tunnel for Rafa Nadal. His comeback will turn all eyes to the Abu Dhabi exhibition tournament, where the winner of 20 majors will defend his 2019 title.

After a four-month hiatus with a foot injury, ATP number five is completing his preparations at his Manacor Academy this week before traveling to the emirate, where he could face Andrey Rublev, Casper Ruud and Denis Shapovalov. </ On Monday December 6th, the Rafa Nadal Academy posted a photo of the Balearic tennis player training in their facilities and a video leaked today showing the intense level of his rally. A sign that the work with his trainer Carlos Moyà and his doctor Angel Ruiz-Cotorro is on the right track. The problems with his left foot that worsened at Roland Garros and forced him to give up in August seem to be behind him. It is time for Rafa to see the light at the end of the tunnel.

The Müller-Weiss Syndrome, which he has suffered from since 2005, forced Rafa to retire from the Masters 1000 in Toronto and Cincinnati before joining the US Open and suspended on concrete for the rest of the season. After a four-month hiatus, the 35-year-old Spaniard is expected to return to Abu Dhabi, where he is aiming for his sixth title in 13 appearances.

The organizers of the Mubadala Tennis World Championship, which takes place from December 16-18, have confirms that Nadal will hold a meeting with the fans this Sunday December 12th. You can get close to your idol for signed autographs.

On Friday, December 17th, Rafa will meet the winner of the previous game between Dominic Thiem and Andy Murray in the semifinals. The winner of this game, which will be played at the International Tennis Center in Zayed Sports City, will pocket just over $ 250,000.

The event in Abu Dhabi is Rafa’s first step towards the Australian Open, which begins in Melbourne on January 17th . Nadal has already withdrawn from the ATP Cup, which starts on January 1st in Sydney, where Spain will be represented by Roberto Bautista and Pablo Carreño. Let’s hope the lights stay on for Rafa at the end of the tunnel!

Thank you for taking the time to read this article. Make sure to check out The Euro Weekly News for all the latest local and international news. Remember you can also follow us on Facebook and Instagram.

Euro Weekly News, known as PEOPLE’S PAPER, is the leading English language newspaper in Spain. And it’s FREE!

Covering the Costa del Sol, Costa Blanca, Almeria, Axarquia, Mallorca and beyond, EWN supports and inspires the individuals, neighborhoods and communities we serve by spreading messages with a social conscience. Whether it’s local news in Spain, UK news or international stories, we pride ourselves on being the voice of the expat communities that now call Spain home.

With around half a million print readers per week and over 1.5 million web views per month, EWN has the largest readership of any English language newspaper in Spain. The newspaper prints over 150 news items a week and many hundreds more on the Internet – nobody else can get anywhere near it.

Our publication has won numerous awards over the past 25 years, including Best Free Newspaper of the Year (Premios AEEPP), Company of the Year (Costa del Sol Business Awards) and the Awards for Working with Foreigners (City Hall of Mijas).
All of this costs our readers ZERO. All of our print and online content was and is always FREE.

Euro Weekly News Media Group, Avenida Ramon y Cajal 54, Edificio River Playa, Local 2, 29640 Fuengirola, Malaga, Spain. You can reach us by email or phone.
34 951 38 61 61 [email protected]

Contact us: [email protected]

© 2018 EWN media group. No part of this website may be reproduced without the written consent of the publisher. All rights reserved.


Rafael Nadal,Roger Federer,Tennis,Novak Djokovic,Association of Tennis Professionals,ATP Tour,Rafael Nadal, Roger Federer, Tennis, Novak Djokovic, Association of Tennis Professionals, ATP Tour,,,,