Nadal misses Paris Masters for medical reasons

Updated: Nov 06, 2010, 09:37 AM IST

Spain : World number one Rafael Nadal has withdrawn from next week`s Paris Masters for medical reasons, tournament organisers said on Friday.

The organisers did not give any further details but said the Spaniard would soon release a statement or hold a news conference.

Nadal reached the semi-finals of the Paris event last year. He was booed when he pulled out injured during his quarter-final match in 2008.

A spokesman for Nadal said the French Open, Wimbledon and U.S. Open champion was still travelling to Paris.

Bureau Report