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Rafael Nadal decides not to defend US Open title due to coronavirus situation

Zee News Wednesday, 5 August 2020
Women's world number one Ashleigh Barty along with fellow Australian Nick Kyrgios have also decided to back out of the Grand Slam due to the coronavirus outbreak.
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Defending champion Rafael Nadal has pulled out of the US Open citing concernsover coronavirus. The four-time winner at Flushing Meadows does not want totravel to the United States for the event, which begins on August 31, whileCovid-19 cases are on the rise.

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