Alexander Tabilo lived a real drama at Roland Garros. The Chilean tennis player had to undergo emergency surgery for peritonitis and could not dispute the Qualy of the Grand Slam of Paris. But this was an extremely minor circumstance, due to the bad time he had to live in Paris.
After suffering severe stomach pains, the Chilean decided to call a doctor after one of his dinners in France: “I went to the room and got a lot worse. The panic began. We did not know what that pain was. We called the hospital’s emergency number, but no one wanted to answer. They didn’t speak English and they didn’t understand what we were saying, “he first assured in an interview with Emol TV.
At the same time, the tennis player counted the hours he lived until he could be transferred to a hospital: “We had to call the hotel reception and the doctor was delayed three or four hours. We called an ambulance and waited another two hours. If not, I think it would have been something fatal “, he pointed out.
Finally, Tabilo that a Chilean doctor helped him communicate with the doctor who was treating him at the place: “It was a tremendous help “, sentenced. The Chilean generated a great repercussion for his problem at Roland Garros, so much so that until Novak Djokovic He sent him some words of support: “I am very sorry that he had to go through these kinds of circumstances and the situation that was obviously very difficult for him. I hope he is well,” the Serbian had commented.