That story was done in either March or May, so it's a bit old and that may not be where he's at now, if it was March that was when he tried to comeback at IW, then was off again, he then tried to play the Savannah CH a month later, hasn't played since.^^ I don't think retirement is in the picture at this point, he said he's ready to make a full comeback.
The article is from May 3rd. I know for a fact retirement is out of the question at the moment, whether he's fully fit I'm not positive on.That story was done in either March or May, so it's a bit old and that may not be where he's at now, if it was March that was when he tried to comeback at IW, then was off again, he then tried to play the Savannah CH a month later, hasn't played since.
The heart problems are giving him anxiety and emotional stress.A psychologist, he has heart problems, not mental ones.
http://www.tennis.com/pro-game/2013/03/fish-i-was-retired-my-mind/46691/#.Ue_gg21nA7iFish conceded that what occurred was a combination of physical and mental factors.
“The fear of the unknown was one of my problems, and in the immediate future is something I have to battle,” Fish said. “It’s not anything that I have to run off the court in the middle of match, but it’s something that’s very uncomfortable, the fear that something might happen. It took me months to get back to normalcy to have a glass of wine at dinner and go out to a movie with my wife. Those normal things you take for granted.”
http://espn.go.com/tennis/story/_/id/9463447/mardy-fish-says-mentally-physically-set-return"I'm trying to make sure mentally I'm where I want to be," he said on a conference call to promote this month's Citi Open in Washington, which he plans to make his second tournament back.
The 31-year-old Fish said he has worked closely with Jim Loehr, a performance psychologist who has counseled Jim Courier among other pro athletes.
"Some days are better than others," Fish said. "Some weeks are better than others."
I see, it makes sense.The heart problems are giving him anxiety and emotional stress.