Rafael Nadal returns to Queen’s Club, targets Wimbledon glory after heartbreaking loss in Australian Open final

The 14-times grand slam champion overlooked all of the grass-court season ultimate yr with a wrist damage.

Rafael Nadal returns to Queen's Club
Rafael Nadal returns to Queen’s Club

London: A resurgent Rafael Nadal will heat up for Wimbledon by way of returning to The Queen`s Club for the Aegon Championships in June.

The 14-times grand slam champion overlooked all of the grasscourt season final yr with a wrist damage however after completing runner-up to Roger Federer on the Australian Open, he hopes a just right run in west London will bode smartly in his pursuit of a 3rd Wimbledon name.

“I’m more than happy to be coming again to Queen`s…. It is one of the simplest ways for me to be in a position for Wimbledon,” the Spanish left-hander stated in a observation.

He lifted the Wimbledon trophy for the primary time in 2008 simply 3 weeks after his maiden triumph at Queen’s Club.

Nadal’s 2d Wimbledon name in 2010 additionally adopted a just right run at Queen`s and he reached the Wimbledon final 5 occasions between 2006 and 2011, making the quarters or higher on the London warm-up tournament prior to each and every one.

The Queen’s Club event can be held from June 19-25.

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