Rafael Nadal has withdrawn from the ATP Finals in London scheduled for next week due to an injury.
The Spaniard announced his withdrawal on his Facebook account , saying he had an ankle injury which would not let him play.
He was forced to miss the Paris Masters due to an abdominal injury.
It has been a complicated year, very good at the hace level when I have been able to play and in turn very bad in what injuries refer,” he wrote on the social media network on ”Monday.
”I’ve done my best to get to the end of the season in good conditions, both to Paris and London, doing things right and I really felt like playing.
”Unfortunately I had the abdominal problem in Paris last week and also, I have a free body in the ankle joint that has to be removed in the o.r. today.
”It’s true that we had it detected for a long time and every once in a while I was However since the problem in the abdominal muscle prevents me from playing in London, we take advantage of the moment to remove the free body and avoid future problems.
”This way I hope to be in full conditions for the next season.”