Rafael Nadal has posted on Facebook this afternoon announcing that he will not take part at Wimbledon because of injury.

The Spaniard confirmed that a wrist injury will rule him out of the tournament, Nadal revealed that the injury at Roland Garros will need time to heal ahead of Wimbledon.

Here’s Rafael Nadal’s post from his official Facebook page:f06d7f425759afc9d497be07670c9a53

Nadal, a 14 time grand slam winner, has won Wimbledon twice (2008 and 2010) but has failed to impress in recent years, losing in four sets to the world Number 102 Dustin Brown last year.