Former world No. 1 and 22-time Major winner Rafael Nadal announced on Friday that we will make a return to competitive play at the 2024 Brisbane International event.
Nadal, who only played four matches in 2023, suffered a hip injury during the second round of the Australian Open this year against Mckenzie McDonald.
Currently ranked No. 663 in the world, Nadal holds 92 titles as a professional and last won an event at the 2022 French Open.
The Spaniard, who will turn 38 in May, has suffered with a multitude of injuries throughout the years.
— Rafa Nadal (@RafaelNadal) December 1, 2023
Nadal will be joined at the Brisbane event with three-time Major winner Andy Murray, Holger Rune, Grigor Dimitrov, and American upstart Ben Shelton.
The Brisbane International begins on December 31st.