(ANSA) – ROME, MARCH 11 – No Dubai for Rafael Nadal. The Majorcan, struggling with back problems, refused the wild card that was offered to him by the organizers and, in a tweet, thanked and declined the invitation for the tournament scheduled for next week. “I want to thank DdfTennis for the wildcard – wrote Nadal – I had seriously thought about accepting the invitation, but I don’t think I’m ready to play yet. Once again thanks and good luck for the tournament. And … thanks. special to the tournament director Salah Talak the tournament director, Salah Talak, who with great efforts is ensuring the smooth arrival of players in Dubai in this pandemic period. (HANDLE).