Stefanos Tsitsipas Opens Up on His Remaining 2021 Schedule After Suffering From Fatigue

Published 10/26/2021, 12:30 PM EDT
Oct 12, 2021; Indian Wells, CA, USA; Stefanos Tsitsipas (GRE) hits a shot against Fabio Fognini (ITA) during a third round match in the BNP Paribas Open at the Indian Wells Tennis Garden. Mandatory Credit: Jayne Kamin-Oncea-USA TODAY Sports


World No.3 Stefanos Tsitsipas lost to Nikoloz Basilashvili in the quarter-finals of the Indian Wells Masters 2021. The Georgian player defeated him in three sets and stunned almost every tennis fan. The final scoreline of the match was 6-4, 2-6, 6-4.

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Stefanos Tsitsipas has already played a lot of tournaments this year. As a result, he is feeling a little bit tired and is suffering from fatigue since the season is coming towards its end.

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Stefanos Tsitsipas wants to give his 100% in the remaining tournaments of the season

In a recent interview, Tsitsipas opened up about his fatigue and how he was not feeling 100% fit after competing in some tough matches this year. However, despite all the fatigue and tiredness, he highlighted that he wants to give his best in the remaining three tournaments that he will play in the season.

“I want to give it a go. You know, I have three more tournaments to play for this year and I want to give my 100% and see where that leads me,” said Tsitsipas.

Tsistipas has already played 19 tournaments this year. In such a scenario, even though it will be tough for him to play three more tennis events, he is still not ready to give up and end his season.

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Tsitsipas set to lock horns against Dimitrov at Vienna Open 2021

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World No.3 Tsitsipas will begin his Vienna Open 2021 campaign against Grigor Dimitrov today. The Bulgarian player looks to be in some great form and recently defeated Daniil Medvedev in the pre-quarters of the Indian Wells Masters 2021.

Sep 1, 2021; Flushing, NY, USA; Grigor Dimitrov of Bulgaria hits a shot against Alexei Popyrin of Australia in a second round match. Day three of the 2021 U.S. Open tennis tournament at USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center. Mandatory Credit: Jerry Lai-USA TODAY Sports

The head-to-head battle between the two players currently stands even at 1-1. Interestingly, it was Dimitrov only who defeated Tsitsipas in three sets in Vienna last year.

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Fans are also quite excited to watch the epic battle between Stefanos Tsitsipas and Grigor Dimitrov. Who will be able to advance to the second round of the tournament?

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Anshul Singh

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Anshul Singh is a Tennis author at EssentiallySports, currently pursuing Journalism Honors from Delhi University. Having significant experience with content, Anshul has authored over 1000 tennis articles. He has previously worked as a writer and an editor for DU Express, penning riveting articles on sports, politics, and culture.

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