TASS, 8 Aug. The winner of the US Open championship 2016 Swiss tennis player Stan Wawrinka refused to participate in the tournament in 2020 due to pandemic coronavirus. Review 35-year-old athlete leads the Swiss radio station RTS.
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The U.S. open is scheduled for the period from 31 August to 13 September. Previously from participation in the tournament refused Australian Ashleigh Barty, the Spaniard Rafael Nadal, niderlandy picture of Bertens and Russia’s Anastasia Pavlyuchenkova.
“I don’t want to go to the United States in the current environment, in new York the particular coronavirus. Calendar of tournaments after the U.S. Open championship will be difficult, if the tournament in Washington was cancelled, then my choice might be different. There are many issues associated with quarantine, and a lot of doubt about the conduct of the U.S. Open,” said Wawrinka.
Wawrinka, the winner of the Open championship of Australia (2014), France (2015) and USA (2016), at Wimbledon his best result is reaching the quarterfinals (2014, 2015). In total, he has 16 victories on tournaments of Association of tennis professionals (ATP), the Association it occupies 17-e a place.