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Rafael Nadal doubtful for 2012 London Olympics

Monday, July 16th, 2012 at 4:59 am , filed under Tennis News by

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11-time Grand slam champion Rafael Nadal still doubtful to defend gold medal in men’s singles in the 2012 London Olympics, which will begin from 27 July to 12 August 2012.

26-year-old Nadal, who was selected to carry on his national flag at the opening ceremony of the 2012 Summer Olympic Games in London and hopes to recover soon to defend the gold medal. Spanish superstar is aiming to become the only player to defend men’s singles gold medal in Olympic Games and one of the hot prospects to win gold slam.

Former World No. 1, who has lost 2012 Wimbledon second round to Lukas Rosol in All England Club, where he wants to return back strongly in Olympic Games. Nadal said he has been working hard to be fit for the prestigious Olympics and will do everything possible to recover soon. Nadal also posted a message on his Facebook wall that, This afternoon continuing with the recovery treatment for the 2012 Olympic games and thanked to all his fans for supporting him in difficult situations.

Nadal also accompanied with Spanish Olympic officials members standard-bearer Jaime Berenguer, Enrique Rodriguez, Herminio Mernendez and Alejandro Abascal and Spaniard thanked Alejandro Blanco and Jose Ignacio Wert for including him among for the selecting him to carry on national flag in London Olympics.

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