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Pinot, who previously spoke out about the use of certificates and ketones, responded to a tweet from Nadal himself. In this tweet, the Spanish athlete had argued that it was better not to know how many injections he had received during Roland Garros. Pinot’s comment was followed by two emojis: one with a suspicious face and one with a melting face. The […]