Dominic Thiem has been on a gentle rise. He has jumped to third within the rankings and fought an in depth last within the Australian Open towards Novak Djokovic. He lately performed within the Adria Tour which acquired plenty of flak for its mismanagement in security resulting in 4 gamers together with Djokovic getting contaminated with the Coronavirus.
Theim lately in an interview with TT has voiced out his assist for Djokovic who’s being criticized closely. The Novak Djokovic basis organized that charity tour. Though it was began with good intentions security and hygiene measures have been absent. And so it carried a danger of turning into a virus hotspot.
“I don’t perceive why so many shoot at Novak Djokovic” – Dominic Thiem
Thiem donated the prize cash he acquired to a Youngsters’s Most cancers Support. He was requested about this within the interview and that is what he said-
“It was clear upfront that we’d donate the prize cash. The Adria Tour was subsequently a very good concept, it was solely meant for a great trigger. It’s clear that errors have occurred there that I’m extraordinarily sorry for. The hygiene guidelines weren’t noticed. However it’s the identical as with Zverev: I don’t perceive why so many shoot at Novak Djokovic. He didn’t break a regulation. You need to say that clearly.” he mentioned
He mentions that he apologized and that’s the identical with Djokovic. All of them apologized however nonetheless, there’s a lot negativity round Djokovic.
Be aware: All quotes are translated from German utilizing Google Translate
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Earlier the Serbian Prime Minister took the blame for the Adria Tour debacle. He mentioned that Djokovic shouldn’t be blamed for this. And so Thiem additionally agreed with him as the federal government is the one who units up the principles and laws.
“Precisely, he didn’t do something. I don’t perceive the criticism of us. I used to be in Good now, I noticed photos of different cities. It’s no totally different than the match in Belgrade. After which hit Djokovic like this. It’s too low cost for me.” mentioned the Austrian
The Adria Tour was canceled a couple of weeks again. However the controversy round it hasn’t stopped. Varied gamers have spoken out in favor and towards everybody concerned.