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Rafael Nadal opts for rest over Davis Cup

Updated: July 11, 2011, 3:54 PM ET
By Sandra Harwitt

Forget Waldo. The question heading into this Davis Cup quarterfinal weekend is: "Where's Rafa?"

The Spanish Davis Cup team is in Andy Roddick's hometown of Austin, Texas, where they'll mix it up in the Davis Cup quarterfinal against the United States. But not all the top Spanish players have made the trip. Rafael Nadal -- Spain's numero uno -- selected swimming over swinging a racket. After he lost the Wimbledon final to Novak Djokovic, his uncle and coach, Toni, said he would be ...

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