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Rafael Nadal, Andy Murray, Eugenie Bouchard set for virtual Madrid Open in late April

Tennis star Rafael Nadal

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Rafael Nadal and Andy Murray are among confirmed to play in the virtual Madrid Open tennis tournament in late April, along with 10 others.

David Goffin, John Isner, Karen Khachanov, Eugenie Bouchard, Kristina Mladenovic and Kiki Bertens will also participate from their homes.

The competition will take place online, on April 27-30.

There will be €150,000 in prize money for each of the men’s and women’s events. The winners then decide how much they want to donate to tennis players who are having a hard time financially without any tournaments to play. Another €50,000 will be donated to reduce the social impact of the pandemic.

Source: ESPN

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