Canas announces retirement

Updated: March 26, 2010, 4:19 PM ET
Associated Press

KEY BISCAYNE, Fla. -- Guillermo Canas, once a nemesis to Roger Federer, has announced his retirement from tennis.

The 32-year-old Canas said Friday he decided to retire rather than undergo a fifth operation on his right wrist. He has been battling pain in the wrist for more than a year and hasn't played in a tournament since July.

Canas made the announcement at the Sony Ericsson Open, where he's remembered for upsetting the top-ranked Federer in March 2007. Canas also won when they ...

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