Will the 2021 season be less chaotic than its predecessor? Nothing is less certain, while we still do not know when the Australian Open will be played for example. But the Laver Cup has more time to see it coming. Canceled in 2020 because of the coronavirus, the competition launched three years ago by Roger Federer and his agent Tony Godsick is scheduled from September 24 to 26 at TD Garden in Boston. In this perspective, the Swiss can already boast of a good catch since Dominic Thiem confirmed his participation on Tuesday.
“I am proud to announce that I will be taking part in the Laver Cup within Team Europe again in 2021! “, notably tweeted the world number 3. He had already participated in the event in 2017 in Prague and in 2019 in Geneva, for two of the three coronations of the European team. The rest of the world roster, led by John McEnroe as captain and looking for their first success in the event, have not officially announced any players yet.
“With him and Roger, I think we laid a great foundation. But we will have to be at our best because each year Team World is getting harder and harder to beat, and my rival and great friend John McEnroe will be more eager than ever to win in front of the American public.“, enthusiastic Björn Borg, captain of this Team Europe, in a press release.