“In the mean time I’ve missed Monte Carlo and Barcelona. And sadly I will not have the ability to be in Madrid both,” Nadal stated on Instagram.
“The damage has not healed but,” he added.
The 36-year-old Spaniard has not performed since shedding within the second spherical of the Australian Open in January.
Nadal hopes to increase his document 15 French Open titles at Roland Garros in Could, however the hip flexor downside he suffered in Melbourne has badly disrupted his run to the event.
The 22-time Grand Slam singles champion (he shares the boys’s document with Novak Djokovic) initially thought he could be out for as much as two months.
He withdrew from hard-court tournaments in Indian Wells and Miami, along with his sights set on an early season comeback on clay courts, but it surely didn’t come to fruition.
“In precept it was presupposed to be a restoration interval of six to eight weeks and now we’re round 14,” added Nadal.
“The truth is that the scenario is just not what we might have anticipated. All medical indications have been adopted, however the therapeutic has not gone as they initially advised us.
Nadal stated he and his workforce determined to strive a unique remedy and see if issues enhance, however he didn’t set a deadline for his return.
Her health points have change into a rising downside since she received her 14th French Open crown final 12 months.
At Wimbledon final summer time he was compelled to withdraw from his semifinal because of an belly damage.
The French Open begins on Could 28.