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Express UK reported "Rafael Nadal admits Miami Open uncertainty ahead of Roger Federer clash at Indian Wells" on Saturday

[] Nadal has yet to actually win in Miami, losing five finals while Novak Djokovic has won the event six times and Federer is a three-time champion Victory at Roland Garros would also see the Serbian become the reigning champion of all the majors tournaments having been successful at Wimbledon, the US Open and the Australian Open since last July RAFAEL NADAL has cast uncertainty over whether or not he will attend the Miami Open later this month.

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