Rafael Nadal confirms the place in the final of the ATP in London

MADRID: world number one Rafael Nadal , recovering from an injury, confirmed Tuesday that he will compete in the ATP Tour Finals that end the season in London from November 10 to 17.

Yesterday I had an MRI in Mallorca and, despite a slight tension in the left abdominal muscle, I will go to London, Nadal tweeted, forced to leave last week. Paris masters for the same injury

Thursday or Friday I will start arriving at the services. The idea is to play the ATP Finals. Thanks for your support.

Nadal assumed the number one position in the world this week of Novak Djokovic who went on to win the Paris masters .

The eight best ranked players in the world meet in London for the ATP Tour Finals, where Nadal's world number one ranking will be threatened by Djokovic.

The Serbian would be sure to claim the highest ranking of the end of the year if he wins the tournament and Nadal does not reach the semifinals.

If Nadal does not win even one match against everyone, Djokovic could be crowned as world number one simply by reaching the final after two victories in the group stage.