His Australian Open journey has taken a giant toll and Rafael Nadal has admitted that he nonetheless has to decide about his subsequent two tournaments.
Following an injury-ravaged 2021 marketing campaign, Nadal made the proper begin to this season as he gained the Melbourne Summer time Set and adopted it up with the Australian Open title.
It was actually a giant ask for somebody who hadn’t performed greater than three consecutive matches since final yr’s French Open and the 35-year-old is aware of he must take care of his physique.
The Mexican Open in Acapulco, beginning on February 21, is subsequent on his calendar with the ATP Masters 1000 Indian Wells, which kicks off on March 7, additionally pencilled in.
Nonetheless, the 21-time Grand Slam winner admits he’s not but positive when he’ll return to motion.
“I signed up for Acapulco and Indian Wells, however I’ve to decide that’s in accordance with what my physique permits me to do,” mentioned Nadal on Wednesday.
“Acapulco is the nearer one [and] I want to be there however I’ve to see what’s the perspective.”