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Offbeat Tennis - ATP: Tsitsipas was operated on elbow

18:45  25 november  2021
18:45  25 november  2021 Source:   sport365.fr

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The N ° 4 World Stefanos Tsitsipas announced this Thursday that it had been operated from the elbow, but it hopes well to be present at The Open of Australia.

Stefanos Tsitsipas did not have the choice. The Greek had to go through the Operation box to heal his right elbow that tracked him for weeks. The 23-year-old Greek, which finished the 2021 season at the 4th world rank after having started it on the 6th rank, posted a picture of him in his hospital room, accompanied by a message a philosophical bit: "Things are often harder before becoming easier, but of every difficulty you can have the opportunity to create his own story. Some days life is made of dreams, hopes and visions for the future. There are also days when life is just putting one foot in front of the other, and it's ok too. has all fans, thank you for your continued support and encouragement. I am focused on a happier future and healthier. Next stop: the pre-season in Dubai in two weeks and then we turn to the Australian Open. »

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Stefanos Tsitsipas HAS Undergone Elbow Surgery! pic.twitter.com/te5sugypty

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Two titles and a final at Roland-Garros for Tsitsipas

on November 3rd, Stefanos Tsitsipas had been forced to give up a match, For one of the rare times of his career, against Alexi Popyrin in the seizen of the Rolex Paris Masters, because of this recalcitrant elbow. Two weeks later, he could play his first match from the Turin Masters, lost against Andrey Rubev (6-4, 6-4), but had given up following the competition two days later. His brilliant season 2021 has finished badly, and she will have a little cut in two: before and after Roland-Garros. During the first six months of the year, the Greek shone, disputing the semi-finals at the Open of Australia and Rotterdam, the final in Acapulco, Barcelona and Roland Garros, and winning the Trophy in Monte. -Carlo and Lyon. But the final Lost Auteuil Door against Novak Djokovic in five sets after led two sleeves to zero did it a lot of harm, because then he lost entrance to Wimbledon and the third round at the US Open , and disputed only two semi-finals in Toronto and Cincinnati. If all is well, we will see it again in December in Dubai, then in Australia, where the season will start on January 1 with ATP Cup in Sydney.

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