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Medveev nominated his candidates for the Roland Garros tournament

Medveev nominated his candidates for the Roland Garros tournament

After the harsh defeat at the hands of the Americans Tommy Paul (Sixteenth) on Tuesday Round of 16 to Rome, Russian tennis player Daniil Medvedev (Fourth) I quickly turned the page at a press conference, Its main candidates are nominated at Roland Garroswhich begins next Sunday, May 26, and is broadcast on ESPN and STAR+.

I think if Novak and Carlos play they are heavy favorites. They love the surface and have already won Grand Slam tournaments. but Now it’s maybe a little more open than before. Good for me too, because I generally don’t play well there. The more open it is, the better for me,” revealed the former world number one, who participated in seven editions of the French Grand Slam, failing five times on his debut, and highlighted his performance in 2021, when he reached the round. Quarter-finals.

On the other hand, the 20-time award winner, who once again failed to defend a title successfully, as in the previous 19 opportunities, expressed: “Honestly, it is… disappointing, I wasn’t even close. I expected to play better. Mentally I should have been better, I just started to calm down a little bit and focus towards the end of the game. But it’s too late. “That’s sports, you lose and you go to the next tournament.”

I feel better on clayAlthough it is difficult for me to adapt to the field conditions, which change in every tournament and take time to get used to. I still have two more tournaments to go on clay, both of which are very important. The student of Gil Cervara, who achieved 24 victories and seven defeats during the current season, where he reached the final of the Australian Open and Indian Wells, as well as the semi-finals in Dubai and Miami, concluded by saying: “I will do my best.”

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