Roger Federer admits he was `never good enough` to beat Rafael Nadal at French Open

Roger Federer admits he was `never good enough` to beat Rafael Nadal at French Open

Federer described the Spaniard as his greatest rival.

Wimbledon 2016: Injured Rafael Nadal pulls out of the Championships

Wimbledon 2016: Injured Rafael Nadal pulls out of the Championships

The former World No.1 confirmed the news on his Facebook page on Thursday.

Rafael Nadal doubtful for Wimbledon as well with no return date scheduled

Rafael Nadal doubtful for Wimbledon as well with no return date scheduled

The former world No 1 was forced to pull out of the French Open, a tournament he has won for record nine times, after two rounds when he suffered a wrist injury.

Rohan Bopanna enters top 10 in doubles rankings, secures berth to 2016 Rio Olympics

Rohan Bopanna enters top 10 in doubles rankings, secures berth to 2016 Rio Olympics

In the women`s doubles rankings, Sania Mirza maintained joint world top position with Swiss partner Martina Hingis.

French Open 2016: Novak Djokovic vs Andy Murray - Final Preview

French Open 2016: Novak Djokovic vs Andy Murray - Final Preview

Victory today would also give the world number one the `Novak Slam` as he already holds the Wimbledon, US and Australian Open titles.

Roger Federer, Juan Martin del Potro​ to test injuries on Stuttgart grass

Roger Federer, Juan Martin del Potro​ to test injuries on Stuttgart grass

Federer wisely skipped what was the wettest and coldest French Open in decades to let back pain subside, with tournament organisers saying he has trained in Switzerland and is arriving fit.

Injured Rafael Nadal to skip Wimbledon warm-up at Queen's Club

Injured Rafael Nadal to skip Wimbledon warm-up at Queen's Club

Queens' Club is considered one of the key warm-up tournaments before Wimbledon, which Nadal won in 2008 and 2010.

French Open 2016, Day 7: Serena Williams marches on, Dominic Thiem impresses at rainy Roland Garros

French Open 2016, Day 7: Serena Williams marches on, Dominic Thiem impresses at rainy Roland Garros

Williams is seeking an Open-era record-equalling 22nd Grand Slam title.

Nine-time champion Rafael Nadal pulls out of French Open with wrist injury

Nine-time champion Rafael Nadal pulls out of French Open with wrist injury

A right wrist injury forced him to skip the 2014 US Open.

French Open 2016: Rafael Nadal and Novak Djokovic roll on, symmetry for Williams sisters

French Open 2016: Rafael Nadal and Novak Djokovic roll on, symmetry for Williams sisters

Defending women`s champions Serena Williams was joined by sister Venus in the third round, the American siblings posting symmetrical victories on Court Suzanne Lenglen.

Inexhaustible Rafael Nadal wins 200th Grand Slam match

Inexhaustible Rafael Nadal wins 200th Grand Slam match

Roger Federer, missing from the French Open this year, tops the all-time list of Grand Slam matches won on 302.

2016 French Open Day 5: Novak Djokovic, Rafael Nadal reach milestones; Serena Williams romps

2016 French Open Day 5: Novak Djokovic, Rafael Nadal reach milestones; Serena Williams romps

Djokovic claimed his 50th win at Roland Garros, while Nadal became just the eighth man to rack up 200 Grand Slam match wins.

French Open 2016: Novak Djokovic, Andy Murray through as Angelique Kerber exits

French Open 2016: Novak Djokovic, Andy Murray through as Angelique Kerber exits

Djokovic, a three-time Roland Garros finalist, faced little resistance from Taiwan's world number 95 Lu Yen-Hsun as he eased to a 6-4, 6-1, 6-1 victory.

Rafael Nadal crushes Sam Groth to make French Open second round

Rafael Nadal crushes Sam Groth to make French Open second round

The Spaniard needed only 80 minutes to see off the big-serving Groth.

French Open 2016: Novak Djokovic, Rafael Nadal lined-up for 50th meeting at Roland Garros

French Open 2016: Novak Djokovic, Rafael Nadal lined-up for 50th meeting at Roland Garros

Should Djokovic and nine-time French Open champion Nadal meet in the last-four it will be their 50th career clash in a rivalry which began in 2006 at Roland Garros.

Andy Murray is a big threat at French Open 2016, says Novak Djokovic

Andy Murray is a big threat at French Open 2016, says Novak Djokovic

It was Murray`s first title in Rome, the third clay-court title of his career after victories on the red dirt in Munich and Madrid last year and, more importantly, comes in timely fashion.

Andy Murray on course for second straight Novak Djokovic final

Andy Murray on course for second straight Novak Djokovic final

Djokovic will meet Kei Nishikori after the Japanese sixth seed swept Austrian Dominic Thiem, who had knocked out Roger Federer, 6-3, 7-5.

Rafael Nadal bids for Rome title with possible clash vs Novak Djokovic looming

Rafael Nadal bids for Rome title with possible clash vs Novak Djokovic looming

Nadal won titles last month in Monte Carlo and Barcelona to start his pre-French Open clay campaign in the best possible way.

Madrid Open: Novak Djokovic beats defending champion Andy Murray to claim 29th ATP Masters 1000 title

Madrid Open: Novak Djokovic beats defending champion Andy Murray to claim 29th ATP Masters 1000 title

With the win, Djokovic now moves ahead of Spain's Rafael Nadal with a record 29 ATP Masters 1000 titles.

Madrid Masters: Novak Djokovic downs Kei Nishikori to set-up Andy Murray final

Madrid Masters: Novak Djokovic downs Kei Nishikori to set-up Andy Murray final

Djokovic has yet to drop a set in the Spanish capital this week.