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Rafael Nadal out of Gerry Weber Open

Updated: June 8, 2013, 9:13 AM ET
Associated Press

HALLE, Germany -- Rafael Nadal pulled out of the Gerry Weber Open on Saturday to rest ahead of Wimbledon.

Nadal said the grueling physical demands of recent weeks, including the French Open, led to his decision to withdraw from the grass-court event.

The 11-time Grand Slam winner plays fellow Spaniard David Ferrer in Sunday's French Open final, after coming through a ferocious five-set encounter with top-ranked Novak Djokovic in Friday's semifinal.

"After these past months ...

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