Bianca Andreescu is out at the Australian Open

The last years of Bianca Andreescu are being an altered seesaw. Now, the Canadian confirmed that she will not be at the next Australian Open.

“As everybody know, the last two years has been a great challenge for me for a variety of reasons. Especially this year in particular, I spent several weeks in isolated quarantine, which affected me a lot, both mentally and physically, “he explained on social media.

“Also, my grandmother spent several weeks in intensive care for Covid, something that really hit me hard. Many days I didn’t feel like myself, especially while I was training or playing tournaments. I felt like I was carrying the world on my shoulders. I couldn’t separate myself from everything that happened off the pitch; I was feeling the collective. The sadness and confusion stirred and that took its toll on me “, He confessed, in tune with what he explained to ESPNTenis.com a few weeks ago.

As a result of this, the now N ° 46 WTA this Monday announced: “I want to give myself extra time to reconfigure, recover and grow from this (as cliché as it sounds) and continue to inspire doing charity work, giving back and working on myself. myself because I know that by doing this, I’ll be back stronger than ever Therefore, I will not start my season in Australia this year., but I’ll take some extra time to reflect, train, and get ready for the upcoming 2022 season. “