Originally Posted by StatRacket
Beats (1) Groth in round one 6-4 6-2 3-6 6-3.
Loses in round two to (8) Barton 6-7(3) 6-3 3-6 7-6(4) 4-3 retired.
He was up 4-0 40-0 in the 5th set and had to retire due to severe cramping. Over 17 hours on court over 11 matches in the past nine days is too much.
And that is the wisdom of Tennis Australia.
At 18, not yet fully developed or strong enoughyet, and they expect him to go through that type of schedule...