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Rafael Nadal to have surgery, miss rest of tennis season
Rafael Nadal to have surgery, miss rest of tennis season

Rafael Nadal will have season-ending surgery Nov. 3 for appendicitis, which will keep him out the Paris Masters and the ATP finals in London. He announced the decision after losing to 17-year-old Borna Coric in the quarterfinals of the Swiss Indoors in Basel. It's the day to say goodbye to the season,” Nadal said. “It's been a very hard year for me, mentally and physically. I'm not going to play Paris and London, I'm not competitive enough for that. I need to do the surgery for my appendix and I need to work on my back. “I need five weeks of rest and I want to have one month to try to work as much as I can to be ready for 2015. The only way to work...

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