Alexander Zverev says he is looking forward to teaming up with Dominic Thiem in the World Tennis League. Between December 19 and 24, the inaugural edition of the World Tennis League will take place in Dubai. Zverev, who has not played since the French Open, is expected to play.
There will be four teams as The Hawks will be represented by Zverev, Thiem, Elena Rybakina and Anett Kontaveit. On Instagram, Zverev and Thiem engaged in a very friendly exchange. «Can’t wait to be on the same side of the net, @domithiem, @worldtennisleague.
#hawks,» Zverev wrote on his Instagram Story. Thiem shared Zverev’s Instagram Story with a caption: «It’s been a long time! Glad to have you back on the court! Let’s rock this together. Who are you going to play mixed with?» Zverev then shared Thiem’s Instagram story and asked, «Who is going to play with me? @lenarybakina, @anett_kontaveit?
Zverev is accelerating his preparations
Zverev recently returned to the practice court.
Slowly. Zverev is improving the intensity of his practice. But most importantly, his body has responded well and he doesn’t feel any pain. “We were able to train last week. On Monday, we even got to play a bit more.
So far he is pain free and feels fine. He just needs a few games before the big season. Since the great match against Nadal -unfortunately with a bitter end- he has not been able to play any match. That’s why we signed up for a couple of exhibition tournaments.
Training sets at home without an audience are just something different. So you have to be on the field, against a top player, with ball boys and referees to feel the adrenaline again. What do you do when the score is 30-30? How do you behave on the second serve? You just have to try that again.
like your foot In Australia, he wants to start in the United Cup. Of course, he doesn’t miss out,» Mischa Zverev told Eurosport Germany.