- Entries for September 18, 2012

Another Grand Slam Hero Down

Posted 09-18-2012 at 08:18 AM by Philip Oliver
Juan Carlos Ferrero’s decision to quit tennis after the Valencia Open exposes the huge strains players are put under during year-long tours, as the former French Open champion becomes the third high-profile retirement of the summer.

Ferrero, who missed out on the US Open this month, has endured an injury-hit season that has seen his world ranking fall to 111. The Spaniard admitted that the intensity of the tour has forced his decision to retire.

“It was a tough year,...
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