Alexander Zverev will be absent from the ATP Masters 1000 in Montreal.
The German tennis player will not be able to appear in the tournament starting 7 August and the final will be held on 14th of the same month. The Canadian Masters 1000 which is commonly associated with the women’s tournament with venues in Toronto and Montreal. The men will compete in Montreal during this 2022.
Zverev will not be able to compete
The current world number 2 was entered into the list of players with the aim of being able to reach this new Masters 1000. The US Open is the first important tournament within the tour, with the final weeks awaiting the final Grand Slam of the season. August and the first of September. However, his ankle injury at Roland Garros in the semi-final match against Rafa Nadal inside Philippe Chatrier prevented him from appearing on the grass tour for a week and a half before he was able to reach the championship in Canada. Sikandar has decided not to travel.
The last time the 25-year-old tennis player played this tournament was in the 2019 season. He reached the quarterfinals by defeating Cameron Nori and Nikoloz Basilashvili but succumbed to Karen Khachanov. Interestingly, this was Russia’s last win against a top 10 tennis player so far. A year earlier, he had also reached the quarterfinals by defeating Bradley Klahn and Daniil Medvedev but was stopped by Stefanos Tsitsipas.
It was in 2017 when Teuton managed to win the title. A week that kept him on track as world No. 8, he defeated Richard Gasquet, Nick Kyrgios, Kevin Anderson, Denis Shapovalov and Roger Federer in the final. Montreal Masters 1000 . five years after that title in Alexander Zverev will be absent due to injury for two months.