The Chilean Nicolás Jarry, 43 in the world ranking, surprisingly down Sydney ATP 250, just minutes from his game debut against local Matthew Ebden (47th).
I woke up with a morning bubbleI had blood, so it went very deep. It only heals over time and hurts a lot when you step on it. I tried to warm myself, but it was impossible to play. Now we have to wait and have my body absorb that blood, "said Jarry Seventh Game.
In his place, the Argentine Guido Andreozzi will enter like Lucky Loser.
Originally, the duel between Jarry and Ebden was scheduled for 2:30 am on Monday (4:30 p.m., local time in Australia), but the rains caused the game to be delayed at 06:00 p.m.
It should be noted that next week Australian Open, so Jarry's decision was to reach the first Grand Slam of the season in good condition.