Djokovic may lead a ‘prime 20 boycott of the US Open’ except journey ensures given, claims report
Novak Djokovic may lead a participant’s boycott of the US Open if ensures on quarantine exemptions should not made forward of the event, says a report.
Defending champion and world quantity two Rafael Nadal has already withdrawn, as has WTA world primary Ashleigh Barty.
Different prime stars have provisionally dedicated, however the challenge over journey quarantines is one that’s proving tough to beat.
Anybody coming back from Europe will at present be required to self-isolate for 14 days, which might critically affect preparations for the French Open, which begins three weeks after the US Open last.
In response to a report in Marca, who’ve popularity for inside scoops from the ATP Tour, a ‘secret assembly’ was held between the ATP, USTA, and Gamers Council over the difficulty.
Djokovic, the president of the Gamers Council, was in on the assembly and expressed that the ‘complete prime 20’ wouldn’t take part within the US Open if ensures weren’t made.
Tellingly, Djokovic is but to decide to the US Open himself, and seems to be holding off on a choice.
Roger Federer can even not be concerned on the US Open, however because of a knee harm.