2020 is possibly the very special period in the history of tennis, for all that’s occurred and also for all that’s occurring, along with the transcription of those events has always contained the Big Three Roger Federer, Novak Djokovic and Rafael Nadal.
A succession of sentences, indiscretions, contradictions, events, successes and defeats. The international pandemic has compelled all of the best players in the world to stay locked up at home waiting for the storm to pass. Between movies on social networking, shooting and media tennis with valuable events, lots of things really occurred.
Novak Djokovic lived the first seven weeks of this year on a roller coaster. The success from the Australian Open 2020 at the final from Dominic Thiem, his 8th title in Melbourne along with also his 17 Major. A challenging victory, that came after being near conquer, and topped with some controversy.
Subsequently the lockdown, messages and videos on social networking and some controversy concerning some disrespectful terms of Nole’s parents led to Roger Federer. On the other hand, the actual tragedy came together with all the Adria Tour, an itinerant championship at the Balkans, organized among others by Djokovic himself.
Zero social distancing, no regard for safety protocols: Djokovic, his wife Jelena, Grigor Dimitrov, Viktor Troicki and Borna Coric infected with the virus, as well as Goran Ivanisevic. Djokovic, overwhelmed by the unpleasant controversies, should nevertheless take part in the US Open.
What about Rafael Nadal and Roger Federer
Nadal, following the Match for Africa 6 along with the lockdown, only decided to retire into Mallorca, his house island. Li that the Spaniard relaxed, fishing, spending time with his loved ones members and friends and relaxing, attempting to keep his customary routines.
Nadal, following the lockdowns, chose to not take part in almost any charity event, but to concentrate on his Academy along with his physical fitness. His involvement in the US Open, in which he’s defending champion, is firmly in uncertainty: Nadal should immediately play the Fall clay-swing at Europe, just at the Madrid Masters 1000 and Roland Garros.
Roger Federer endured two operations on his knee this past year. Following the semifinal dropped in the Australian Open from Djokovic along with the Match for Africa 6, the Korean Maestro underwent the initial operation, hoping to go back for the grass-swing along with the Olympics.
meanwhile the Covid-19 pandemic canceled both Wimbledon and the Tokyo Olympic Games. Federer chose to skip the entire year and return right into the Australian Open 2021, to experience another operation on his knee and definitively fix all of bodily issues.
At the center, he needed to read all of the crap that Novak Djokovic’s parents said . All these are their mortal remains: for now the very irregular season has contributed more disappointments and broken hopes compared to pleasures, to all of the protagonists of the ATP Tour.
By August, but the narrative will have the ability to begin again on a blank page, trusting that there’ll not be any other virus issues. Roger Federer, Rafael Ndaal and Novak Djokovic would love to compose different documents: would something change following these five weeks, or will all consistently be the same?