Rafa Nadal withdraws from Paris to send Djokovic to number one
Nov 02, 2018, 01:42
Nadal, a 17-time Grand Slam champion, withdrew due to an abdominal injury and did not face compatriot Fernando Verdasco in round two.
This time it wasn't the troublesome right knee which had sidelined him since the U.S. Open semifinals in early September, but rather an abdominal injury which just crept up on him.
Djokovic's return to No 1 when the new ATP rankings are released next Monday was sealed on Wednesday when the current holder of that accolade, Rafa Nadal, had to pull out of the Paris event with an abdominal injury.
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"I felt better than I thought I would one week ago but in the last few days I started to feel a bit in my abdominal, especially when I was serving", said the 17-time grand slam victor. "I prefer not to play". The Spaniard has not said whether he will play in next week's ATP Tour Finals in London. After winning at Wimbledon, the Serb became the champion of the US Open and won the Masters in Cincinnati and Shanghai.
Goerges, who turns 30 on Friday, was pushed all the way in the second set by her 22-year-old Belgian opponent, but the German clinched the nailbiting tiebreak 7-5 at the Hengqin International Tennis Center.
Novak Djokovic has stopped play at the Paris Masters to help a struggling spectator. "Then I'll be able to speak more about it next time we see each other", Djokovic pointed out. "But the race is still there", added Djokovic. "It was unbelievable. I never expected that something like that can happen", he said.
Federer has returned to the Bercy event after a three-year absence and is chasing his 100th career title after claiming the Swiss Indoors crown last week.
The Australian Open champion is drawn in the same half as Djokovic, Australian Open runner-up Marin Cilic and big-serving Kevin Anderson, who upset Federer in the Wimbledon quarterfinals this year. "He can play very aggressively and also defend well", said Djokovic.
Japan's Kei Nishikori continued his bid for a place in the season ending ATP Finals in London a 7-5, 6-4 victory over Adrian Mannarino.
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A month after Hurricane Florence's epic deluge, SC officials are more concerned about tornadoes than flooding from Michael. The hurricane damaged hospitals and nursing homes in Panama City, and officials worked to evacuate hundreds of patients.
For his part, Bishop Wuerl was sent back to his native Pittsburgh, where he was installed as the diocesan bishop in March 1988. The pope also praised Cardinal Wuerl's "nobility" in choosing to step down rather than defend his record under fire.
The men were supposed to inspect a mysterious 2-millimeter hole found in the hull of a Soyuz module, docked at the space station. They were to join three of their colleagues at the International Space Station and to deliver supplies to the orbiting outpost.
The euro fell to $1.1390 from $1.1412.Tokyo's Nikkei 225 sank 0.2 percent and Seoul's Kospi lost 1.5 percent. The response on Wall Street was to send the Dow plunging after it had opened by more than 300 points up.
Palestinians gather at the Israel-Gaza fence during a protest calling for lifting the blockade on Gaza, in Gaza, October 26, 2018. The armed wing of Islamic Jihad, the second largest militant group in Gaza, threatened to continue the rocket fire on Saturday.
But FBI and other investigators had been responding to a US Postal facility in DE that morning, FBI spokesman Dave Fitz said. Thomas Antonetti told CNN that the package was received at 375 Greenwich Street and that the bomb squad is on the scene.
Notorious Boston gangster Whitey Bulger killed in prison
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Red Dead Redemption 2 Entire Game Length Revealed
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