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US Open: Federer, Serena primed for glory

Welcome back to isportsweb’s tennis section! I hope you’ve enjoyed the hard court season during my little hiatus there, in which we’ve seen a lot to get us ready for the upcoming finale of the Grand Slam calendar, the US Open, which I will once again be attending. Let’s get right to it.  We’ve had a number of tournaments from which to draw conclusions since Novak Djokovic...
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6 hours ago  |  Discuss

The 10 Most Significant U.S. Open Men’s Matches Of All Time

You saw this same list (shortened) before the French Open. You saw it before Wimbledon. Now, you get to see it before the U.S. Open. Just so I don’t get any hate mail or hate tweets, this is not a list of the greatest U.S. Open matches of all time. Significance and greatness certainly intersect at times, but they are ultimately not one and the same thing. With that word of clarification...
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14 hours ago  |  Discuss

The 10 Most Significant U.S. Open Men’s Matches Of All Time

You saw this same list (shortened) before the French Open. You saw it before Wimbledon. Now, you get to see it before the U.S. Open. Just so I don’t get any hate mail or hate tweets, this is not a list of the greatest U.S. Open matches of all time. Significance and greatness certainly intersect at times, but they are ultimately not one and the same thing. With that word of clarification...
Via Attacking The Net
14 hours ago  |  Discuss

Rafael Nadal To Miss US Open Due To Wrist Injury

Huge bummer for tennis fans, defending US Open champ, Rafael Nadal, will not partake in this year’s US Open. The world number 2 player made the announcement on Wednesday. Nadal released this statement on the US Open website, via Yahoo: “I am very sorry to announce I won’t be able to play at this year’s U.S. Open, a tournament on which I’ve played three consecutive finals...
Via Geeks and Cleats
19 hours ago  |  Discuss

Rafael Nadal Out of The US Open With Wrist Injury

Photo Credit: mirsasha via www.photopin.com   The last Major Tournament of the year in tennis is fast approaching and one main player won’t be participating.  Rafael Nadal pulled out of the U.S. Open due to an injured right wrist.  The defending champion injured his wrist during practice three weeks ago. His doctors informed him to wear a cast on his injured wrist for a few...
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3 days ago  |  Discuss

Rafael Nadal Will Not Play In The U.S. Open

Getty Image Rafael Nadal has withdrawn from next week’s U.S. Open with a wrist injury. The defending champ has not played since a 4th-round exit at Wimbledon last month. Nadal issued this statement on his Facebook page. I am very sorry to announce I won’t be able to play at this year’s US Open a tournament on which I’ve played 3 consecutive finals in my last participations...
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3 days ago  |  Discuss

Wrist Injury Forces Rafael Nadal to Withdraw From US Open

ESPN has announced that Rafael Nadal’s right wrist injury (which has kept him out of action since Aug. 1) will force him to withdraw from the US Open. “I am very sorry to announce I won’t be able to play at this year’s US Open — a tournament on which I’ve played 3 consecutive finals in my last participations,” Nadal said in a statement. “I am sure you understand that...
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3 days ago  |  Discuss

Wrist Injury Forces Rafael Nadal to Withdraw From US Open

For only the 4th time in U.S. Open history, the reigning men’s champion will not be in competition this year as it’s been announced that Rafael Nadal’s right wrist injury (which has kept him out of action since Aug. 1) will force him to withdraw from the tournament. “I am very sorry to announce I won’t be able to play at this year’s US Open — a tournament on which...
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3 days ago  |  Discuss

Rafael Nadal officially withdraws from the US Open due to wrist injury

Today Rafael Nadal officially withdrew from the US Open with the right wrist injury he sustained in practice at the end of July. He made the announcement via his Facebook page:I am very sorry to announce I won’t be able to play at this year’s US Open a tournament on which I’ve played 3 consecutive finals in my last participations. I am sure you understand that it is a very...
Via Down the Line!
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Rafael Nadal pulls out of U.S. Open due to wrist injury

Rafael Nadal has announced he will not defend his U.S. Open crown due to his ongoing recovery from a wrist injury.In a statement posted to Facebook on Monday morning, Nadal said he won't compete at the Grand Slam event, which begins next Monday in New York. Siento anunciar que no podré participar en el US Open, torneo en el que en los últimos años he tenido muy buenos.....
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3 days ago  |  Discuss

Rafael Nadal to miss U.S. Open Championship

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3 days ago  |  Discuss

Rafael Nadal Withdraws From U.S. Open, Will Not Defend Title

Rafael Nadal will not defend his title at the U.S. Open because of an injured right wrist. Nadal and the tournament announced his withdrawal Monday, a week before the year’s final Grand Slam tournament begins. The 28-year-old Spaniard was hurt July 29 while practicing on his home island of Mallorca ahead of the North American hard-court circuit. The next day, Nadal said he had...
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3 days ago  |  Discuss

Defending U.S. Open Champion Rafa Nadal Withdraws From Event

Rafael Nadal announced to his Facebook page that he is withdrawing from this year’s U.S. Open because of a wrist injury. The current No.2 player in the world won last year’s event over Novak Djokovic in four-sets. Here’s Nadal’s statement: I am very sorry to announce I won’t be able to play at this year’s US […] The post Defending U.S. Open Champion Rafa Nadal Withdraws...
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3 days ago  |  Discuss

Nadal will not defend US Open title because of wrist injury

  Rafael Nadal will not defend his title at the U.S. Open because of an injured right wrist. Nadal and the tournament announced his withdrawal Monday, a week before the year's last Grand Slam tournament begins. The 28-year-old Spaniard was hurt July 29 while practicing on his home island of Mallorca ahead of the North American hard-court circuit. The next day, Nadal said he...
Via AP on Fox
3 days ago  |  Discuss

2013 champ Nadal out of US Open with wrist injury

Rafael Nadal will not defend his title at the U.S. Open because of an injured right wrist. Nadal and the tournament announced his withdrawal Monday, a week before the year's last Grand Slam tournament begins. The 27-year-old Spaniard was hurt July 29 while practicing on his home island of Mallorca ahead of the North American hard-court circuit. The next day, Nadal said he had...
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3 days ago  |  Discuss

2013 champion Rafael Nadal pulls out of US Open because of wrist injury

NEW YORK (AP) 2013 champion Rafael Nadal pulls out of US Open because of wrist injury.
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3 days ago  |  Discuss

Defending Champ Rafael Nadal Withdraws from US Open with Wrist Injury

(August 18, 2014) NEW YORK, NY – The USTA has announced that reigning US Open champion Rafael Nadal, of Spain, has withdrawn from this year’s US Open men’s singles tournament due to a right wrist injury.   Statement from Rafael Nadal:   “I am very sorry to announce I won’t be able to play at this year’s US Open a tournament on which I’ve played 3 consecutive finals...
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3 days ago  |  Discuss

Cincinnati ATP & WTA Recap: Steel Beneath The Velvet

We’ve seen two utterly fascinating weeks of North American hardcourt tennis since the world’s best (minus Rafael Nadal, Juan Martin del Potro, and Li Na, among others) came to Canada in early August. Tour action continues this week in New Haven (Connecticut) and Winston-Salem (North Carolina). Moreover, a few of the big names on the WTA Tour — Simona Halep, Petra Kvitova,...
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3 days ago  |  Discuss

Cincinnati ATP & WTA Recap: Steel Beneath The Velvet

We’ve seen two utterly fascinating weeks of North American hardcourt tennis since the world’s best (minus Rafael Nadal, Juan Martin del Potro, and Li Na, among others) came to Canada in early August. Tour action continues this week in New Haven (Connecticut) and Winston-Salem (North Carolina). Moreover, a few of the big names on the WTA Tour — Simona Halep, Petra Kvitova,...
Via Attacking The Net
3 days ago  |  Discuss

FASHION FIX: Nike US Open looks for Nadal, Federer, and Dimitrov

The season's final major, the US Open, is less than two weeks away and Nike just officially released the duds for their top ballers. Here's a run down of what their boys will be wearing, including Rafael Nadal, Roger Federer, and Grigor Dimitrov. The status of Rafa and the defense of his title at Flushing Meadows is still up in the air (we should all reportedly know something...
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8 days ago  |  Discuss

Wrist injury puts Rafael Nadal's U.S. Open defense in question

Rafael Nadal has pulled out of the upcoming Masters 1000 tournaments at Toronto and Cincinnati with a right wrist injury. In a statement published by The New York Times, the 14-time Grand Slammer flew to Spain to have an MRI done, and based on his doctor's recommendations, will have to "be out of competition for at least 2-3 weeks." The timing puts his participation...
Via Down the Line!
21 days ago  |  Discuss

Rafael Nadal Withdraws from Rogers Cup

Susan Mullane – USA Today Sports One of the brightest stars in tennis, Rafael Nadal is being forced to withdraw from the Rogers Cup in early August due to a right wrist injury. Nadal captured the Rogers Cup last year, a tournament that many consider to be the ‘next in line’ in terms of prestige after the four majors. This news is coming after Nadal had a poor showing in this...
Via The Sideline
22 days ago  |  Discuss

Rafael Nadal Withdraws from Toronto and Cincinnati with Wrist Injury

  (July 30, 2014) World No. 2 Rafael Nadal has withdrawn from both the Rogers Cup in Toronto and the Western & Southern Open in Cincinnati due to a right wrist injury.   “I’m extremely disappointed that I am unable to defend my Rogers Cup title this year,” said Nadal through a Rogers Cup press release. “I was looking forward to coming there and playing again in Toronto...
Via Tennis Panorama
22 days ago  |  Discuss

Nadal, Bryans Qualify For 2014 Barclays ATP World Tour Finals

ATP World Tour -LONDON – Rafael Nadal will return to London this November in an attempt to capture his first career season-ending Barclays ATP World Tour Finals title. Nadal joins three-time champion Novak Djokovic as the first two singles players to qualify for this year’s season finale, to be held at The O2 from 9-16 November. Nadal has qualified for the elite eight-player...
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July 14, 2014  |  Discuss

Will Rafael Nadal Beat Roger Federers Grand Slam Record

Rafael Nadal collapsed onto the red clay at Roland Garros for a ninth time this spring after defeating heavy favorite Novak Djokovic to claim the French Open title. Despite Nadal’s winning record in Paris, he’d been plagued by injuries over the past few years, and tennis fans had started to wonder if he could continue competing with Djokovic and Andy Murray. Now, after winning...
Via BlackSportsOnline
July 10, 2014  |  Discuss
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