Tokyo Olympics: 2021 Wimbledon Champion Novak Djokovic has confirmed that he will probably be competing on the Tokyo Olympics. After claiming his twentieth main Grand Slam title final week, Djokovic had stated “It’s sort of 50-50 due to what I heard within the final couple days.” – however lastly the World No. 1 tennis participant has confirmed his participation on the Olympics.
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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 really not on the Olympic listing, so… Not that I’m conscious of. If that’s the case, then I shouldn’t be on it,” Sky Sports activities quoted Williams in a media interplay forward of the Wimbledon.
“There’s quite a lot of causes that I made my Olympic resolution. I don’t actually wish to – I don’t really feel like going into them right now. Perhaps one other day. Sorry.”
“I’ve not thought of it. Previously it’s been an exquisite place for me. I actually haven’t thought of it, so I’m going to maintain not occupied with 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 stated his purpose 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 resolution to take however after listening to my physique and talk about (discussing) it with my crew I perceive that it’s the proper resolution,” Nadal stated in an announcement on Twitter.
“The purpose is to delay my profession and proceed to do what makes me comfortable, that’s to compete on the highest stage and preserve combating for these skilled and private targets on the most stage of competitors,” he added.
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