Dominic Thiem facing the risk of a right heel injury after the end of the US Open, Serena dropping out of the Rome Masters due to injury are hot sports news today. Let’s check out!
Thiem risk of injury ahead of Roland Garros
According to the Austrian press, the new king of the US Open 2020 Dominic Thiem is facing the risk of a right heel injury after the end of the tournament. In the semi-final against Daniil Medvedev recently, Thiem suffered pain in the right heel and had to seek the care of doctors during the match.
Thiem had a pain in her right heel in the match against Medvedev
Many people are worried that after the battle lasted for more than 4 hours with Zverev, Thiem’s pain in his heel will recur and will affect his preparation for the Roland Garros tournament at the beginning of the week. after.
Before suddenly winning the US Open, Roland Garros was Thiem’s No. 1 goal to win a Grand Slam, because this was the clay-court tournament, the Austrian tennis forte, and where he was. show your best fighting style.
By the final match with Zverev, it seemed that this pain affected the Austrian player’s ability to move and play style, causing him to lose quickly after the first 2 sets. Fortunately, resilience and perseverance helped Thiem win 3-2 to win the championship.
Mysterious discovery on Naomi Osaka mask
At the US Open this year, Osaka played 7 matches and all wore 7 black masks on the field. According to the explanation, the women’s singles champion of the tournament wants to commemorate the people of color who have been assaulted or murdered by police in the US over the years.
On the mask with the names of seven victims were Breonna Taylor, Trayvon Martin, George Floyd, Philando Castile, Elijah McClain, Ahmaud Arbery, and Tamir Rice.
Serena dropped out of Rome Masters due to injury
In the media, Serena Williams confirmed that she will not attend the Rome Masters – the clay tournament held in Italy from September 14 to September 21 – because of an Achilles heel injury. It is known that Serena got this injury from the US Open semi-final (lost to Victoria Azarenka), so she wants to rest and prepare for Roland Garros to start from September 27.