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Monfils will pass the French Open
Gaël Monfils (ATP 22) will not be able to start this year’s second Grand Slam tournament in Paris. The Frenchman suffers from a foot injury. The 35-year-old suffers from a heel spur in his right foot, which he announced on Twitter. He wants to address the issue of surgery in order to be able to participate in tournaments again as soon as possible.
Golubic and Strasbourg
Viktorija Golubic (WTA 60) reached the 2nd round on clay in the 4th attempt for the first time this year. At the WTA 250 tournament in Strasbourg, the native Zurich defeated the German Yana Morderger (WTA 379) 6: 0, 6: 4. After the clear verdict in the starting sentence, the second round was fought hard. It was only after 9 (!) Breaks in a row that Golubic was the first player to serve and convert the first match point after 1:10 hours.
Lulu Sun’s failed premiere
Lulu Sun (WTA 276) had no chance in his first appearance in the main table of a WTA tournament. The New Zealand-born Swiss lost to Arantxa Rus (WTA 76) from the Netherlands in 87 minutes 3: 6 and 0: 6. Sun had received a wild card for the tournament in Rabat.
Radio SRF 1, evening bulletin, 22 February 2022, at 18.45; sda / mlo / sta
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