Artículo

Del Potro a major ATP Finals doubt due to fractured patella

14 octubre 2018 20:49

The luckless Juan Martin del Potro looks set to miss the ATP Finals after suffering a fracture to the patella of his right knee.

Del Potro retired as a result of a fall during his third-round match against Borna Coric at the Shanghai Masters this week.

The world number four looks unlikely to play in the season-ending showpiece in London next month after undergoing medical examinations on Saturday.

Jorge Viale, the Argentine's spokesperson, revealed the 30-year-old was fitted with a splint on his right leg and will be informed by doctors of a recovery process in the coming days.

"It's a very difficult moment. I feel very sad. It's a hard blow that leaves me without strength," said Del Potro, runner-up at the US Open last month.

"It's very difficult for me to think about recovery again, I did not expect this to happen."

Últimas noticias

19 de noviembre 2018

 06:53
 06:30
 05:57
 05:25
 04:19
 04:07
 03:13
 02:56
 02:02
 01:56
 01:23
 00:48
 00:31
 00:29
 00:18
 00:17

18 de noviembre 2018

 23:51
 23:40
 23:31
 22:48
 22:47
 22:45
 22:30
 22:20
 22:20
 22:13
 21:54
 21:42
 21:38
 21:26
 20:57
 20:41
 20:29
 20:06
 19:40
 19:39
 19:38
 19:30
 19:20
 18:52
 18:47
 18:17
 18:10
 18:03
 17:45
 17:42
 17:35
 17:33
 17:29
 17:10
 16:52
 16:44
 16:33
 16:19
 15:39
 15:39
 15:35
 15:13
 15:08
 13:50
 13:31
 13:27
 13:12
 12:26
 11:48
 11:47
 11:30
 10:24
 09:55
 08:04