Tokyo Olympics: 2021 Wimbledon Champion Novak Djokovic has confirmed that he shall be competing on the Tokyo Olympics.
After claiming his twentieth main Grand Slam title final week, Novak Djokovic mentioned “It’s type of 50-50 due to what I heard within the final couple days.”
He additional said that he was disheartened to find final week’s information concerning the absence of followers at Olympic tennis matches.
The world primary lifted his third title of the 12 months on the All England Membership every week in the past and is now on the right track to attempt to full tennis’ ‘Golden Slam‘. For that, the Serb would want to win gold on the Olympics and win the US Open title. No different male athlete has achieved this feat.
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American tennis star Serena Williams has additionally determined to skip the upcoming Tokyo Olympics.
“Yeah, I’m truly not on the Olympic checklist, so… Not that I’m conscious of. In that case, then I shouldn’t be on it,” Sky Sports activities quoted Williams in a media interplay forward of the Wimbledon.
“There’s a whole lot of causes that I made my Olympic choice. I don’t actually wish to – I don’t really feel like going into them immediately. Possibly one other day. Sorry.”
“I’ve not considered it. Previously it’s been a beautiful place for me. I actually haven’t considered it, so I’m going to maintain not serious about it,” Serena added.
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Spanish tennis participant Rafael Nadal had introduced that he has determined to skip this 12 months’s Wimbledon and the Olympic Video games in Tokyo.
The 13-time French Open champion mentioned his objective is to delay his profession and to compete on the highest stage of the game.
“Hello all, I’ve determined to not take part at this 12 months’s Championships at Wimbledon and the Olympic Video games in Tokyo. It’s by no means a straightforward choice to take however after listening to my physique and focus on (discussing) it with my workforce I perceive that it’s the proper choice,” Nadal mentioned in a press release on Twitter.
“The objective is to delay my profession and proceed to do what makes me glad, that’s to compete on the highest stage and maintain preventing for these skilled and private objectives on the most stage of competitors,” he added.
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