After a 6-2, 6-3, 6-1 tour de force against Stan Wawrinka in the final at Roland Garros on Sunday, capping two weeks of almost flawless tennis on red clay - zero sets conceded; only 35 games dropped in seven matches - Nadal was asked whether he would rate himself as highly as ever right now.
The newly-reinstated French Open champion withdrew from next week's Aegon Championships at Queen's, citing consultations with his medical team.
Meanwhile while looking back at the magical clay court season when he won a 10 title at Monte Carlo and Barcelona and a fifth at Madrid, before achieving the La Decima at Roland Garros, the Spaniard finally admitted that winning the French Open for the 10 time had indeed been "special".
"It's been a while since I played a good Wimbledon", Nadal said in the wake of his crushing 6-2, 6-3, 6-1 victory here over Stan Wawrinka in the final.
"Sorry to all the great fans in Britain and to the tournament organizers". I missed playing Wimbledon again [last year], so I hope my knees will hold up well and that I can have the preparation that I really need.
Nadal, the 2008 victor at Queen's, enjoyed another tremendous clay-court season, capped off by securing a record 10th crown at Roland Garros last week.
While Nadal insists he will be ready for Wimbledon, it is natural now to wonder if he indeed will have that body of his, which has gone through multiple injuries, ready to go in the most popular major of the year.
16h22 Porsche arrache la victoire au Mans
La N°8 (Buemi/Davidson/Nakajima) a eu un problème de transmission à l'avant et elle a eu des réparations pendant deux heures. La Porsche n°1, en route vers la victoire après les défaillances des Toyota , a été contrainte à l'abandon ce dimanche.
Flood warnings issued for central, northeast IL
As a result, NWS Sterling has issued a Flash Flood Watch from 3:00 until 9:00 pm today for most of the DC metro area. The organization warned that flash flooding is unsafe and that residents should be prepared to take safety measures.
A year later, Nadal saw off Federer in the Australian Open final and also has a ideal record against his Swiss counterpart in Roland Garros finals, triumphing over Federer in 2006, 2007, 2008 and 2011.
The Spaniard is now 2,605 points away from Andy Murray, the world number one. The beaten finalist at Roland Garros and the current US Open champion Stan Wawrinka is amongst the field.
"I'm a practice world champion now, but that's not who I want to be".
"I am not sure I will meet any player who can do better than me and win the French Open titles a couple of times".
"I don't know. I can not say (yes); I can not say not".
In an interview to ABC, Burgsmuller, who now works as doctor, spoke about one of the most unforgettable matches in his career.
"I think Rafa winning the French Open is less of a surprise because he'd done it nine times before".
Kicking off the three-day event, over thousands turned up at the premises on Sunday at 4.30pm to start their day with yoga. However, he is little scared to visit Pakistan because of the ongoing political instability in the country.
Under its commonwealth status, Puerto Rico is subject to United States federal laws but is still exempt from some federal taxes. This was the fifth time in the island's history it voted on its status with the United States.
On Sunday morning, a 17-year-old Muslim girl named Nabra was kidnapped, beaten to death and left in a pond in Sterling, Virginia . Darwin Martinez Torres of Sterling was arraigned Monday in Fairfax County Juvenile and Domestic Relations Court.
That should help keep the storms moving as they move through the region giving us blinding rain and the potential for gusty winds. A severe thunderstorm watch is in effect for all five boroughs, Long Island, and these areas in New Jersey and CT .
The system - potential tropical cyclone 3 - has a 90 percent chance of becoming a tropical storm in the next 48 hours. It is expected to move over Trinidad and the eastern coast of Venezuela tonight and early Tuesday.
Nine Eritrean refugees were found stowed in one of the lorries and were arrested, according to the Prefecture du Pas-de-Calais. For years Calais has been a launching pad for migrants from the Middle East and Africa trying to reach Britain illegally.
Aujourd'hui, les clients Orange et Sosh peuvent utiliser leur forfait et options en Europe et outre-mer comme en France. Pour ceux qui vont en bord de mer, 404 stations balnéaires sont annoncées en 4G; à la montagne, ce sont 95 stations.
According to initial reports, the prosecution's claim centres on two instances of alleged tax evasion, coming in 2011 and 2012. Messi was given a 21-month jail term last month for failing to pay his taxes and owing over €10.1 million.
Diplomatic efforts intensify to resolve Gulf dispute
Emirates Post Group also said it had suspended postal services to Qatar as of Tuesday, according to state news agency Wam. He also called the moves against Qatar "violations of global law and worldwide humanitarian law".
Trump faces knife-edge congressional vote — Georgia election
ROSWELL, Ga. (AP ) - The most expensive House race in US history heads to voters Tuesday in the northern suburbs of Atlanta . Ms Handel, 55, spent Monday campaigning across the district, and received support from a Donald Trump tweet on Tuesday.
Brexit talks begin with United Kingdom in disarray
Barnier, a former French minister, has voiced impatience in the past that Britain has taken almost a year to open talks. Theresa May has said she is "getting on with the job" amid continued questions over her future as Prime Minister.
Iran warns missile attack on IS in Syria can be repeated
State television footage showed the missiles on truck missile launchers in the daylight before being launched at night. It's also aimed to tell the USA that Iran is fighting the Islamic State on its own terms, Handjani said.