Stan wawrinka, a men’s doubles gold medalist at the 2008 Beijing Olympics alongside Roger Federer, will also not be in Tokyo.
The Helvetian, who has not played since March 2021, is all incognito as far as his return to the courts is concerned. It is that the Swiss was shown in a hospital after undergoing an operation this month.
“Same place, different day, not where I would like to be, but still with a smile on my face” stated weeks ago who underwent an operation on his left foot.
Wawrinka, who became number three in the world, He only played six games in 2021 with a 3-3 record. The only three victories he got were in Melbourne 2 (Mikhail Kukushkin and Alex Bolt) and the Australian Open (Pedro Sousa).
For all this, the confirmation of his absence is far from a surprise.