Spanish tennis player Rafael Nadal ultimately does not dispute the championship of Brisbane as a precaution, as announced Wednesday the player will follow the medical recommendations following the results of an MRI.
Nadal, who has just announced that its priority is "Take care of your body" after his arrival in the state capital of Queensland, will not play Thursday against French Jo-Wilfried Tsonga as planned as a result of discomfort after use in the area of the ankle in & # 39; last November.
"I did an MRI and saw little problem in the left thigh, I wanted to give, but the advice of doctors were against doing this," said Nadal.
The player of the Spanish tennis Rafael Nadal announced his retirement from tennis league & # 39; Brisbane at a press conference. Photo: EFE / Darren England
"I feel I'm better than four days ago and is a risk to do harm to my body month will be here if I decided that I play here," he said.
The – Baleariku decided not to contest as a precaution – in consolations final – 2007. T Abu Dhabi on 30 December in order to play Brisbane his first official match since leaving in the semifinals of the last US Open in & # 39; September against Argentina Juan Martín Del Potro.
The free position in the table will be occupied by a "lucky loser" Daniel Taro, Tsonga will face this Thursday scheduled time of the game against the Spanish.