Jan. 19 (UPI) -- Tennis great Rafael Nadal will miss six to eight weeks because of the leg injury he aggravated at the 2023 Australian Open, the Spaniard announced Thursday on Twitter.
"I have undergone medical tests after losing yesterday," Nadal tweeted. "The MRI shows a grade 2 injury in the iliopsoas muscle in my left leg. Now it's time for sports rest and anti-inflammatory physiotherapy. Normal recovery time 6 to 8 weeks."