Nadal withdrew from the Basel tournament because of injury

Надаль снялся с турнира в Базеле из-за травмы

Rafael Nadal

The first racket of the world will miss the tournament in Switzerland.

The world number one Spaniard Rafael Nadal complained of a knee injury, which he is forced to withdraw from the tournament in Basel..

Nadal announced the withdrawal from the Swiss event on twitter.

“After I consulted with a doctor immediately after the tournament in Shanghai, I regret to inform that he was forced to withdraw from the tournament in Basel. I am concerned about the knee problems were already in Shanghai. Now, on the advice of a doctor, I’m taking a break,” wrote Nadal.

I sadly announce that I have to pull out of the Swiss Indoors Basel, after…

— Rafa Nadal (@RafaelNadal) on 17 October 2017.

Note that Nadal lost to Roger Federer in the final of masters in Shanghai.

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