Connect with us

Hi, what are you looking for?

United Kingdom

Star players Nadal and Osaka pull out of Wimbledon

Naomi Osaka and Rafael Nadal have pulled out of this Wimbledon, due to start at the end of June.

Ms Osaka said she was “taking personal time with family and friends”.

However, she added she would be “ready for the Olympics and is excited to play in front of her home fans”.


Meanwhile, Nadal said he need to “recuperate” after a long clay-court season.

He added: “It is never an easy decision but after listening to my body and discussing it with my team I understand that it is the right decision.”


Latest Tweets


You May Also Like

United Kingdom

Film director Ridley Scott has recalled the death of actor Oliver Reed while making the Oscar winning blockbuster Gladiator. Scott said hard-drinking Reed “just...


The controversial Russian businessman Viktor Baturin, well-known for his years-long counterstanding with his wealthy sister Elena, widow of Moscow ex-mayor Yuri Luzhkov, is likely...

United Kingdom

The Tremeloes. Dave Munden centre Dave Munden the Tremeloes drummer – and often lead singer – with the 60s chart toppers has died. He...

United Kingdom

The Watneys Party Seven is making a comeback. The ubiquitous 70s beer was a bland fizzing bitter ridiculed by many. The drink’s insipidness helped...