The casualties will cascade and will not stop making noise. This time it was Ashleigh Barty who confirmed that he will not play the US Open.
“With my team, we have decided that we will not go to the United States because of the significant risks associated with the Covid-19. I love this tournament, but I am not comfortable putting them and me in this situation,” assumed number one of the world before the tournament that will start on August 31.
Ashleigh Barty, a few weeks ago, was one of the most cautious about returning to the slopes. “It is exciting that tennis is being talked about again and things are moving in the right direction for us to start competing, but I would need to understand all the information and advice from the WTA and USTA before making a decision on the events of United States, “said the last month.