After the surprising defeat against the South African Lloyd Harris in the second round of Washington, the Spanish Rafael Nadal expressed his feelings, said that he felt better on the foot and confirmed that he will be in Toronto next week.
“The foot has been better than yesterday, so I have no excuse in that regard. It is the merit of my rivalWe play against level opponents, although perhaps I could have done better at certain times. I have lacked to play better, it is the reality of sport in general. Right now it’s what I have to do: keep going, keep working and of course my intention is to play in Toronto next week, “said the Manacorian left-hander.
In addition, the 88-time ATP-level champion added: “I have had a difficult season, because since Paris it has been difficult months, without much pace or being able to do all the things that I would have liked at the training level. But I think I came here with a sufficient base, I had trained more or less well and yesterday I had a good game. “
“Without a doubt the foot has worked better than yesterday. That is very good news and it gives me a lot of energy to go forward. But hey, Obviously, today I was disappointed with the defeat, but it was within the possibilities and it has happened. I am leaving with an unforgettable experience of this place: the truth is that the support of the people and the city has been impressive since I arrived, “concluded the owner of 20 Grand Slam titles.