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Injured Denis Shapovalov will not play in the doubles at the French Open or the Olympic Games – Tennis Tonic

Denis Shapovalov has announced his withdrawal from the French Open doubles and the upcoming Olympic Games due to a knee injury. Shapovalov explained that the decision to withdraw was due to the need to treat his knee condition and avoid further complications during the grass court season.

“I've started to feel my knee again when I play in these conditions. I have to be smart about it,” Shapovalov explained. His focus is on staying fit for the grass season, which is crucial for his rankings and performance.

Shapovalov also announced that he has decided not to compete in the Olympics this year as he would rather collect ranking points. “It's a very difficult decision. It's a pity to miss the Games again, but that's the situation I'm in right now,” he said.

Denis Shapovalov in 2024

Now is the number of the world.118, the Canadian played his last game on 1st in June, when he lost to world number 8 Hubert Hurkacz 6-3 7-6(0) 4-6 6-1.

in 3rd Round of the French Open (draw).

This year Denis has achieved an overall record of 11-14.

Denis Shapovalov will be in the 1stst Round. Their current record is 1-0 for Shapovalov.

After the Ilkley Challenger, he is also scheduled to play in Wimbledon. The main draw begins on January 1st.

French Open

Shapovalov's record