Sunday, June 20, 2021 02:00 AM (GMT+7)
(Sports News) Veteran tennis player Andy Murray has suddenly revealed that he is very impressed with and loves young Chelsea star Billy Gilmour.
Murray idol of compatriot STAR was born in 2001
The famous British tennis player Andy Murray recently suddenly posted a status line confirming that Chelsea’s young talent, Billy Gilmour, is his idol at this year’s EURO. Murray was present at Wembley to watch the match between England and Scotland in the second match of EURO 2020.
Murray was impressed with Gilmour
The goalless draw was considered a success for Scotland and Murray was therefore excited. The veteran player named the match’s best player, 20-year-old newcomer Billy Gilmour, who impressed to help Scotland win a point at Wembley.
Halep leaves open the possibility of attending Wimbledon
Wimbledon is becoming a rather unlucky tournament when a series of big names have just announced their withdrawal. After Nadal and Osaka, the top two players in the men’s and women’s events, confirmed that they would not participate in this year’s tournament, it is the turn of other players to consider the possibility of dropping out.
Simona Halep is the latest name to join this list when the number 3 player in the world has just withdrawn from the WTA 250 Bad Homburg event held in Germany. The reason is because the Romanian tennis star has not yet ensured the best fitness to be able to compete. This raises doubts about the ability of the former world No. 1 to attend Wimbledon.
Djokovic invites son to practice for Mallorca Open
Next week, the Mallorca Open 2021 will be held on the lawn of Mallorca Country Club. The number 1 seed of the tournament Novak Djokovic is actively training to prepare for this tournament. After the incredible success at Roland Garros, Djokovic has begun to prepare for the grass season and the Mallorca Open 2021 is considered a stepping stone for Wimbledon.
The Serbian star is now present in Mallorca and recently, Djokovic’s fans were quite surprised to see the image of Nole comfortably playing on the tennis court with young Stefan. Although only 6 years old, Djokovic’s son is quite passionate about tennis and promises to follow in the footsteps of his legendary father.
Max Verstappen worries the Mercedes team
Red Bull driver Max Verstappen finished first in the Paul Ricard qualifying race held in France. F1 champion Lewis Hamilton finished second with teammate Valtteri Bottas in third. Red Bull’s Sergio Pérez in fourth and Ferrari’s Carlos Sainz in fifth. Max Verstappen’s pole win would be at a disadvantage. Not small for the Mercedes team in the main race with two top stars Lewis Hamilton and Valtteri Bottas.
Andrey Rublev needed 3 sets to get past Nikoloz Basilashvili despite his easy start.