of Argentina will hope to be back next year to compete in the US Open in Flushing Meadows in New York.
Last year the Argentine caused a huge shock as he won his maiden Grand Slam title at the US Open when he beat Rafael Nadal in the Semi Finals and Roger Federer in the final in 5 sets.
Del Potro went on to reach the final of the ATP World Tour finals in London where he lost in straight sets to the talented Russian Nikolay Davydenko.
This year Del Potro has been off the tour since the Australian Open in Melbourne and he will be hope to be back soon, he was ruled out with a wrist injury and has since had surgery.
Roger Federer is a 5 time champion at the US Open and he last won the title back in 2008 when he beat Andy Murray in the final in straight sets.