Gasquet doubtful for French Open after Madrid, Rome withdrawals

by: Kamakshi Tandon | April 30, 2014

Share to Facebook Share to Twitter Email
Share to Facebook Share to Twitter Email

AP

Richard Gasquet has pulled out of next week's Madrid Masters with an ongoing back injury and will also miss Rome the following week, reports L'Equipe.

That puts the Frenchman in doubt for the French Open, where he reached the fourth round last year. Gasquet will train in Barcelona with new coach Sergi Bruguera, reports the newspaper, and see if the problem improves enough for him to take part in his country's Grand Slam.

Gasquet has not played since losing to Roger Federer at Miami, and pulled out of Davis Cup and Monte Carlo with the injury.

Share to Facebook Share to Twitter Email

More Stories

#MondayMotivation: Leadership is meant to equip, empower and motivate

Tennis legend Nick Bollettieri wants to make a positive impact on his students. 

No. 10 of '17: Shapovalov signals tennis' future with upset of Nadal

Teen spirit and huge groundstrokes sent Rafa home, and the Montreal crowd into delirium.

Juan Martin del Potro plans on staying healthy all through 2018

His coach, Sebastian Prieto, discussed their plans for next season.