Its is reported that Zdenko Milinkovic, a doctor involved in the treatment of Novak, has suggested that 6-8 weeks of rest are needed for recovery from a longstanding elbow injury which caused him to drop from the Wimbledon Championships. Djokovic is likely to make an announcement on this matter later in the week.
Jack Sock has put a nice pic of his gear on Instagram. There’s a roll of Bablolat Poly sitting there, but am I spying natural gut in the mains?
Carlos Moya has revealed the secrets behind Nadal’s recent improvements and comeback from injury.
Forehand has been adapted to “get more speed through the court”. Work on improvements in the Nadal backhand has been fairly evident as he takes more outside in backhands over inside out forehands. And “a lot of work on the serve”.
Nadal is also carrying more lead tape in the head of the racquet giving much increased power potential. Additionally, nutrition and dietary changes have been made to build even more muscle to help in reducing injuries.
Bernard Tomic has been dumped by racquet sponsor Head following his antics at Wimbledon this week. During his last match, Tomic feined injury and called the trainer, despite later admitting there was nothing wrong with him. He also informed the press conference that he was “bored” during his match against Mischa Zverez. A gifted player wasting his talent.