RAFA IS RE­TURN­ING

7 Days in Dubai - - SPORT -

Four­teen-time Grand Slam win­ner Rafael Nadal will make his re­turn to com­pet­i­tive ten­nis af­ter a long in­jury lay-off to de­fend his Mubadala World Ten­nis Cham­pi­onship ti­tle. Bel­gium’s David Gof­fin and Czech Repub­lic’s To­mas Berdych have also an­nounced their par­tic­i­pa­tion in the tour­na­ment at Zayed Sports City in Abu Dhabi. “It is the best way to start my sea­son,” said Nadal. “Af­ter play­ing in Abu Dhabi I went on to play some great matches on the tour at the start of the year and I’ll be hop­ing for even bet­ter this time.”

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