Global quantity seven Alexander Zverev has mentioned he’s nonetheless undecided about travelling to New York amid the COVID-19 pandemic to play in the United States Open.
Ladies`s international primary Ash Barty and her fellow Australian Nick Kyrgios have mentioned they have been skipping the hardcourt Grand Slam, which begins on August 31 and can be performed with out spectators in a bio-secure `bubble`.
Zverev, who reached his maiden Grand Slam semi-final on the Australian Open this yr, informed the Tennis Majors web site he was once unsure.
“I will be able to see for the reason that state of affairs at the moment in the United States isn’t that groovy so I don`t know what we will be able to make a decision with my group,” the 23-year-old added.
The German expressed, “I wish to play tournaments, however I feel the United States at the moment is a bit of little bit of a humorous position.”
Zverev confronted complaint after a video seemed to display him dancing in a crowded membership on the finish of June, quickly after he mentioned he would self-isolate after taking part in in Novak Djokovic`s Adria Excursion match, the place a lot of avid gamers examined sure for COVID-19.
“I feel simply see the way it develops over the following couple of weeks, if the circumstances pass up (in the United States), how the travelling can be and if it’ll be secure,” added Zverev.
“I would possibly to not pass there if I don`t really feel secure, my group doesn`t really feel secure. I`m nonetheless rather younger however everyone this is concerned with me perhaps is a bit of bit older they usually`re in additional threat than I’m.”