Feeling The Pain
Nadal withdraws from Rogers Cup tournament
Defending champion Rafael Nadal has withdrawn from next week's Rogers Cup in Toronto because of injury. Nadal will be unable to defend the title he won last year in Montreal because of a right wrist injury. Nadal plays left-handed, but he uses a two-handed backhand. Full Story.(Photo: The Canadian Press)
Milos Raonic and Tomas Berdych, the top two seeds, won their second-round matches Wednesday at the $1.4 million Citi Open tennis event. Raonic was tested by 60th-ranked Jack Sock but took the last six points of the first set, and the last five points of the second to win 7-6 (3), 7-6 (3). Vancouver's Vasek Pospisil is also moving on by eliminating American Rajeev Ram 6-0, 7-6. Full Story.
They're armed with T-shirts, face paint and posters -- and they're headed to Montreal. Founding members of the Genie Army, a group of Eugenie Bouchard supporters who cheered for the rising tennis star during the Australian Open in January, will be in the city for the Rogers Cup, beginning this weekend. Full Story.
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