Wimbledon Championships 2019:- Injured Players List

Published 06/26/2019, 11:18 AM EDT
Juan Martin Del Potro


As the tennis world is getting equipped for the Wimbledon Championships 2019, sadly a few former champions and some meritorious players will be absenting themselves from the lawns of SW19 due to their on-going injuries. 

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Juan Martin Del Potro

Juan Martin Del Potro

It was a gloomy day in the tennis world when Juan Martin Del Potro announced about his knee surgery a few days ago. The reigning semifinalist at Wimbledon re-fractured his right patella at Queen’s and that injury is certainly intimidating his tennis career. His surgery was successful in Barcelona and it was his second knee surgery in less than a year. The ‘Tower of Tandil’ is recuperating from his surgery. 

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Bianca Andresscu

Bianca Andreescu

The Indian Wells 2019 champion, Bianca Andresscu has been suffering tremendously with her shoulder issues. She withdrew from several tournaments including French Open 2019 and due to her ongoing rotator cuff issue, Andreescu has withdrawn from Wimbledon Championships 2019.

Borna Coric 

Borna Coric

Borna Coric became the lastest player to joined the list of casualties at Wimbledon Championships 2019 as due to his back pain he was compelled to withdraw from the grass-court major a day after the men’s draw was unveiled.

Dominika Cibulkova 

Dominika Cibulkova (Getty Images)

The reigning quarterfinalist, Dominika Cibulkova will not be participating at this year’s Wimbledon.

Elena Vesnina

Elena Vesnina

The Wimbledon doubles champion in 2017, Elena Vesnina is on her maternity hiatus and hence she won’t be seen at Wimbledon Championships 2019.

Jack Sock

Jack Sock

The two-time Wimbledon doubles champion, Jack Sock injured his index finger while snowboarding during the off-season and his is still recovering from that nightmare.

Katie Boulter

Katie Boulter

Katie Boulter was handed a wildcard for Wimbledon Championships 2019 but due to her back injury, she stepped down. Boulter was blasted by tennis legend Billie Jean King since she withdrew from Roland-Garros after the main draw was unveiled.

Chung Hyeon

Hyeon Chung

His back pain has pulled down his 2019 tennis season and his rankings have also fallen down. The South Korean youngster, Chung Hyeon is yet to make a comeback on the ATP circuit.

Thanasi Kokkinakis

Thanasi Kokkinakis

Thanasi Kokkinakis has been dealing with shoulder problems and now struggling with an abdominal strain.

Sania Mirza

Sania Mirza

The 2015 Wimbledon doubles champion, Sania Mirza is on her maternity hiatus and hence she won’t be seen at Wimbledon Championships 2019.

Mackenzie McDonald

Mackenzie McDonald

The pre-quarterfinalist at last year’s Wimbledon, Mackenzie McDonald has withdrawn from Wimbledon Championships 2019.

CoCo Vandeweghe 

CoCo Vandeweghe

The two-time quarterfinalist at Wimbledon, CoCo Vandeweghe will not play Wimbledon Championships 2019 as she is recovering from the surgery in her right ankle.

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Vera Zvonareva 

Vera Zvonareva

Former Wimbledon finalist, Vera Zvonareva became the last minute withdrawals from the Wimbledon 2019 draw.

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