Almagro out of US Open

New York - Nicolas Almagro has withdrawn from the US Open.

The 27th-ranked Spaniard hasn't played since retiring from his first-round match at the French Open in May because of a left foot injury.

Friday's announcement means he'll miss two straight major tournaments after pulling out of Wimbledon.

The 28-year-old Almagro's best finish at Flushing Meadows was reaching the round of 16 in 2012.

He has made four Grand Slam quarter-finals in his career.

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