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Nadal to skip U.S. Open due to COVID-19 concerns

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Nadal to skip U.S. Open due to COVID-19 concerns

Nadal to skip U.S. Open due to COVID-19 concerns

Rafa Nadal confirms he will not defend his U.S. Open crown this year at Flushing Meadows.


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