By Chris Oddo | @TheFanChild | Sunday January 9, 2021
Jenson Brooksby will miss the 2022 Australian Open resulting from Covid-19. The 56th-ranked American was scheduled to fly to Melbourne this week however contracted Covid alongside along with his coach.
“Sadly I’ve needed to withdraw from the Australian Open,” Brooksby wrote on Instagram. “I used to be scheduled to fly out tomorrow however my coach and I examined optimistic this morning. It isn’t straightforward to overlook a slam; there are various on the market who’ve suffered worse so I can’t complain. I stay up for making my Aussie Open debut subsequent 12 months.”
Powerful break for American Jenson Brooksby who believes he and the opposite younger People can contend for main titles within the not-too-distant future as I wrote on @ForbesSports
— Adam Zagoria (@AdamZagoria) January 10, 2022
Brooksby, who reached 2021 US Open spherical a 16 as 20-year-old WC, changing into youngest American to realize that feat since Andy Roddick in 2002, rose from 307 to 56 within the ATP rankings final 12 months. The 21-year-old even managed to take a set from Novak Djokovic when he received there.
The 21-year-old is 4-4 lifetime on the majors, he has but to make his Wimbledon debut as effectively.