According to Toni Nadal, uncle of renowned tennis player Rafael Nadal and controversial figure, the Spanish star, who was once number 1 in the world and holds the record for victories at Roland Garros, now has a date planned for his return to the ATP circuit.
In an interview with El Desmarque, Toni shared the news that the player is recovering well and, if everything goes according to plan, we could see him in action at the beginning of 2024.
“Rafa is feeling well and is in the recovery process. If everything goes according to plan, he should return to compete at the Australian Open in 2024,” said Toni in a video for the portal.
Rafael Nadal has not participated in an official ATP match since January 2023, when he was defeated by Mackenzie McDonald in the second round of the Australian Open.