Fernando Verdasco intends to take approved movement in opposition to the French Open

Fernando Verdasco intends to take approved movement in opposition to the French Open after being pressured out of the occasion following a constructive COVID-19 verify.

The 36-year-old Spaniard, a former world No 7, talked about he had beforehand examined constructive for the virus, asymptomatically, in August.

However, Verdasco, who has been examined numerous situations since, claimed he was refused the prospect to take one different verify to hunt out out if the preliminary one was inaccurate.


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An extra two unbiased exams have been taken subsequently to the one he underwent at Roland Garros, which obtained right here once more damaging.

Verdasco, presently ranked 59 throughout the ATP world itemizing, knowledgeable Spanish radio station Cadena Ser he was considering his approved place.

“Do I want to sue Roland Garros? Certain, clearly,” he talked about. “No individual can contemplate {{that a}} occasion like Roland Garros can do that. It could’t be.

“It’s not an element about money, it’s an element of hurt which this does you personally and professionally.”

Verdasco indicated the saga had left him undecided whether or not or not he wished to get once more on the courtroom docket any time rapidly.

“I have no idea if I’ll play as soon as extra this 12 months or not because you lose the necessity for each half,” he talked about.

“They [French Open organisers] do points as they please, with none coherence and with none respect. The rights of the players rely for nothing.

“Then the next day, following once I’ve been disregarded of the draw, they modify the foundations and now you’ll be able to do a second verify – that was the last word straw.”

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