Originally Posted by dudeski
Everyone is overreacting. Nadal is simply waiting for clay court season to come back. He might start by beating bunch of nobodies in Latin America to play himself into shape. Nadal is simply too scared to come back on hard courts. Its all about mind games with that guy.
I don't think he is on a silent ban. He simply wants to come back and get on a winning streak on clay to get his confidence back. Stomach flu is just a lame excuse.
Yup,as if Ralph would just give up on his mission of overtaking Fed's slam count when he can rack up RGs left n right and is still perfectly capable of winning a couple of Wimbys and nick an AO.