David Goffin (ATP 7) has Monday on Instagram, his fans reassured. The Belgian number one had to know that his order is quickly restored. The Also came normally this week in action at the ATP tournament in Marseille (hard/645.485 euro), but will need to adjust.
“Hello all, thanks for all your nice messages”, opened Goffin his post. “My eye is recovering well and the doctors are very positive, with the eye on a quick comeback. I am very disappointed that I will not be able to play at the ATP tournament in Marseille, but I hope you back soon to see on the court.”
Goffin had Saturday to specify in his semi-final at the ATP tournament in Rotterdam (hard court/1.862.925 euro) against the Bulgarian Grigor Dimitrov (ATP 5). Our fellow got in the beginning of the second set with a 1-0 lead) a ball at his eye and had to then specify. The first set he had with a 6-3 loss.
The Swiss Roger Federer won the tournament in Rotterdam and became the oldest tennis player ever (36 years and 6 months) – re-number one of the world.