Stefanos Tsitsipas has been confirmed as one of many contributors at this 12 months’s Fever-Tree Championships at Queen’s Membership in London.
The event serves pretty much as good preparation for the gamers participating within the a lot anticipated grass-court Grand Slam Wimbledon.
Tsitsipas drastically improved his rating place within the ATP leaderboard after defeating 20-time Grand Slam champion Roger Federer on the Australian Open final month.
This would be the first time on the west London occasion for the no.11 ranked as he prepares for a robust displaying at Wimbledon.
“Stefanos was on the prime of our record when it got here to including new names to the line-up in 2019,” Fever-Tree Championship director Stephen Farrow stated.
“Yearly we attempt to put collectively a mixture of established champions and rising younger stars.
“He connects with followers wherever he goes and we are able to’t wait to see him on grass at The Queen’s Membership.”
“I’ve heard a lot about this membership, so many nice champions have lifted the trophy. I’m wanting ahead to having my very own probability to compete on grass for the title.”
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— Fever-Tree Championships (@QueensTennis) February 27, 2019
The event on the Queen’s membership begins on the 17th of June and ends per week afterward the 23rd. It’s then immediately adopted by Wimbledon, which begins on 1 July.
The Greek who gained his first ATP title of the 12 months in Marseille final week stated: “So many nice champions have lifted the trophy over greater than 100 years,”
“I’m wanting ahead to having my very own probability to compete on grass for the title in June.”
The world quantity 11 immediately turned a favorite with the followers – particularly due to his nice persona and his relaxed model each on and off the court docket. In an interview final month, he revealed he has pursuits in pictures and philosophy.
— Stefanos Tsitsipas (@StefTsitsipas) February 24, 2019
Tsitsipas additionally stated that he generally likes to place social media and his cellphone apart and luxuriate in a while along with his buddies as a substitute.
“Yeah, as a substitute of that I began having good conversations with my buddies, going for some good lunch, dinner with them, discussing completely different attention-grabbing matters as a substitute of being on my cellphone,” he stated. “I feel I used to be extra social that week than ever.”
Final 12 months’s champion Marin Cilic is predicted to play on the Fever-Tree Championships as properly who’s but to get again to his traditional kind this 12 months. British primary Kyle Edmund may even participate whereas Andy Murray continues to be a doubt after he had hip surgical procedure final month.