The 37-year-old saved two match points to win through 2-6, 6-4, 7-6 (9/7) against Borna Coric to advance to the quarter-finals after earlier easing to a straight sets win over Portugal's Joao Sousa.
It is that match against Coric that is believed to have caused Federer's injury, with him revealing after the 3-hour, 51-minute contest that he tweaked his leg after slipping on the wet baseline.
Japan's Naomi Osaka shows her hands as she meets the journalists at the Italian Open tennis tournament, in Rome, Friday, May, 17, 2019.
And for me, after the Australian Open they said that I was going to be No. 1. "I am not 100 percent physically and, after consultation with my team, it was determined that I not play", Federer said. "Rome has always been one of my favorite cities to visit, and I hope to be back next year".
There's no more news as of yet but I'm guessing he didn't want to risk further injury ahead of the French Open which starts in 9 days time.
The world number 24, a French Open quarter-finalist previous year, has not dropped a set so far on the red clay of the Foro Italico and next faces either the top-ranked Djokovic or compatriot Juan Martin del Potro.
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"I tried to practice and grip my racket and I just felt this pain every time I tried to move my hand in different directions". "Well, it's been a little bit tough because we had to stay late here yesterday but it was the same for all of us, I can't complain about that. So I was like, maybe I slept on it and maybe it will go away, but it didn't". I feel like there's a big difference between saying No. 1 in the world versus No. 2.
Federer, a four-time finalist in Rome, trailed 0-4 before dropping the first set, coming back in the second and saving two match points in the third set tie-break. That's why I'm kind of confused right now because I literally woke up in the morning and couldn't move my thumb.
Halep had a chance to retake the No.1 ranking in Madrid but fell short to Kiki Bertens in the final.
Osaka also withdrew before a semifinal in Stuttgart, Germany, last month due to an abdominal injury.
Speaking after her loss in Rome, Halep cut a relaxed figure when asked about returning to Paris, where she cemented her place at the top of the game by winning her maiden major a year ago.
"I haven't really talked to everyone so don't really know the plan is yet".
But the vote establishes full legal marriage rights in terms of insurance, taxes and child custody, The Associated Press reports . The public's disapproval could spell trouble for Tsai's bid for re-election in January.
On the professional front, Deepika will be seen in Meghna Gulzar's Chhapaak , that also has Vikrant Massey opposite her. If they do go together, it would be a big moment for them as a couple: their first Cannes premiere ever together.
Border Patrol, and that a total of 1,000 people per month would be brought to the two counties from the El Paso, Texas, area. But the reality of thousands of undocumented migrants arriving in Broward and Palm Beach counties has leaders scrambling.
This will (hopefully) prevent users from peeling it off under the mistaken belief that it's an everyday screen protector. A new report from Yonhap News claims that the company is planning to tuck the protective display layer into the body.
For instance, when I'm taking matches, I don't care that you paid for tickets. "I think he got what he deserved". For 37-year-old Federer, returning to Italy for the first time since 2016, it was like a practice session.
The abortion issue has gone largely unnoticed in the single-payer debate, but Warren's proposal will put it front and center now. According to official data released by Ireland, more than 3,000 Irish women were having abortions overseas each year.
The identities and localities of the four victims has not yet been made clear, but the Foreign Office has confirmed the incident. All 300 passengers and crew survived, with 30 taken to hospital mostly with minor injuries or for precautionary check-ups.
She also found herself working as the valet of Paul London and Brian Kendrick when she moved from Raw to SmackDown in 2006. Ashley's career highlight took place at WrestleMania 23 where she challenged Women's Champion Melina in a losing effort.
Woods is chasing back-to-back majors but Faldo reckons the "beast" Bethpage course will get the better of the Masters champion. Woods didn't do himself any favors Thursday , carding three double bogeys in a roller-coaster opening round.
A fighter jet has crashed into a warehouse at March Air Reserve Base in the Moreno Valley area, authorities said Thursday. There are normally between 2,000 and 6,000 Air Force reservists and other personnel on the base at any one time.
The Cricket West Indies board has seen a number of structural changes, under the stewardship of the new president, Ricky Skerritt. It shows consistency in the career. "Hard work in the last couple of years paid off.
Boeing Jet Sales Have Tanked In The Wake Of 737 Max Crashes
Once that package is finalized, the FAA will schedule a flight test of the 737 Max's new software by its pilots, the agency said . In its statement on Thursday, Boeing repeated its claim that its update for the 737 Max software has been completed.
Daly a fan favourite at PGA, with or without cart
In fact, while waiting on the third tee box, Daly smoked a cigarette and refilled his large McDonald's cup with another Diet Coke. He said his knee was "the size of a grapefruit" after the round, and planned to ice it and hope it's feeling better Friday.
Three Reds set for Nations League finals with England
Afonso Henriques over in Portugal , with Liverpool's Virgil van Dijk and Gini Wijnaldum likely to be in the opposing squad. Speaking at a press conference, the England manager said: "I think he finished the season really well".
NTSB: Tesla Autopilot was engaged before fatal Florida crash
Neither Brown nor the vehicle braked for a tractor-trailer, which had turned left in front of the Tesla and was crossing its path. The vehicle was traveling around 68 miles per hour at the time, 13 miles per hour above the speed limit in the area.