Tennis fans have reason to rejoice. The King of Clay, Rafael Nadal has recovered from his knee injury and is once again ready to face down the top tennis stars.
World number four Rafa Nadal has confirmed he will return to competitive action at the Mubadala World Tennis Championship in Abu Dhabi at the end of December after six months out with a knee injury.
The 11-times grand-slam singles champion has not competed since a shock defeat to Czech Lukas Rosol in the second round at Wimbledon in June….More at Nadal to return in Abu Dhabi this month | Firstpost
The question of course, is whether he will be at full strength for the 2013 Australian Open. Novak Djokovic, Andy Murray, and of course Roger Federer will be ready and waiting on the other side of the hard court in Melbourne and they will all wanting to make a statement in the first Grand Slam of the year.