Rafael Nadal to Have Back Examined Next Week


(January 29, 2014) A statement from Rafael Nadal says he will be having a medical exam on Monday. Nadal injured his back during the final of the Australian Open where he lost to Stanislas Wawrinka in four sets.

Nadal indicates that pending the exam, he still will keep his tournament schedule which includes tournaments in Buenos Aires, Rio de Janeiro, Indian Wells and Miami.

He has been prescribed anti-inflammatory medication and physical therapy to aid in his recovery.

Attached is the statement in Spanish, from B1PR: https://www.facebook.com/photo.php?fbid=10152023575368500&set=a.10150097264668500.277844.84685978499&type=1&theater