Stefanos Tsitsipas will pass his turn for the tournament in Saint Petersburg, which takes place this week. The Greek announced it Monday afternoon on his Twitter account. “Unfortunately I have a minor leg injury, explains the 22-year-old player, who felt pain in his left adductors in the semi-finals of Roland-Garros. In particular, I had an MRI. After talking to my doctor, I decided not to play this week in Saint-Petersburg. I wish to be ready for Vienna (October 26 to November 1). I can’t wait to play there, as well as in Paris (November 2-8) but also at the Masters in London: I just saw that I was qualified this year and that I was going to have the opportunity to .”
Stefanos Tsitsipas (5th) and (7th) are indeed the fifth and sixth qualified for the end-of-season Masters, which was held from November 15 to 22 in London. The Greek and the German, respectively winners in 2019 and 2018, join Novak Djokovic, Rafael Nadal, Dominic Thiem and Daniil Medvedev, already qualified. Thus, two places are still available.
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