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Rafael Nadal reassures parents as his academy locks down amid coronavirus

(CNN)Rafael Nadal has offered reassurance to parents whose children are confined to his tennis academy in Mallorca, Spain amid the novel coronavirus outbreak.The academy closed to the public on Saturday in a bid to avoid outside infection, meaning players and staff have been forced to remain inside."I would like to take this opportunity to put the parents' minds at rest and to tell you all that your children are being very well looked after by a great team that is giving their all every single minute to take care of their health," Nadal wrote in an open letter on the academy website. "I know you want to be with your children and we hope that moment will arrive soon."I would also like to encourage you to stay at home. These are difficult ti ...