Sports | Wed Jul 30, 2014 5:42pm BST

Tennis-Nadal withdraws from Rogers Cup with wrist injury

TORONTO, July 30 (Reuters) - Rafa Nadal has withdrawn from the Aug. 2-10 Rogers Cup in Toronto due to a right wrist injury, the tournament's defending champion said on Wednesday.

"Unfortunately I injured myself yesterday during practice and after checking with my doctors I will have to stay out of competition for at least 2-3 weeks," the world number two said in a statement.

"I am sorry to the tournament and to all of the fans." (Reporting by Steve Keating; Editing by Frank Pingue)