Alex Corretja gave an update about Rafael Nadal fitness ahead of Australian Open 2020
Rafael Nadal is going to play the first Slam of the year in a chance to win the title for the 2nd time in his career,
The draw took him in the first half with Daniil Medvedev and Alexander Zverev.
The World Number 1 reached the final last year and it’s another opportunity for him to win again.Rafael Nadal fitness revealed by Corretja ahead of Australian Open Embed from Getty Images
Talking about Nadal’s fitness, Alex Corretja expressed that Rafael Nadal is controlling his fitness so as not to get injured.
“He can try things he wants to get into shape and he is playing matches.”
“At the same time, they are matches he is controlling very much.
“He is going to have a week before Melbourne starts so that rhythm he is missing at other tournaments”
“previously in Melbourne is because he didn’t have any matches under his belt.“
“Now he is going to have that. I am really confident with Rafa. he is going to be in a good shape for the Australian Open.”Rafael Nadal fitness revealed by Corretja ahead of Australian Open Embed from Getty Images
Moreover, Alex talked about the injury and mentioned that Rafa is aware of the situation for that He would be very careful.
“Of course, injury issues can come in but I think he is dealing very well with that,”
“He is controlling it and knows perfectly what he is doing. He takes care of the calendar all the time.”
“If he is there it is because he believes he has the best preparation again.”