Former World No. 3 Dominic Thiem received his solely US Open singles title in 2020
Dominic Thiem is prone to play at this 12 months’s US Open and it is going to be the primary one he performs since profitable the occasion in 2020. He was speculated to defend his trophy final 12 months however a wrist harm utterly derailed his season forcing him not solely to overlook the US Open however the remainder of the 12 months as effectively. Thiem seems to be prone to play on the US Open once more nonetheless he didn’t use his protected rating to enter the occasion in response to the latest entry record.
Since Thiem didn’t use his protected rating to take part on this version’s US Open, the previous champion will probably obtain a Wildcard entry. Thiem has been coming into occasions largely due to his protected rating possibility as a result of his rating dropped significantly resulting from not enjoying. The US Open is scheduled to happen from 29 August to 11 September.
Dominic Thiem made a comeback to the ATP tour earlier this 12 months
Till March this 12 months, Thiem had not performed on the ATP tour since June 2021. His final occasion was at Mallorca when he sustained a proper wrist which put him out for the remainder of the season. The Austrian tried to start his 2022 season afresh in Cordoba however suffered a separate proper finger challenge involving a strained ligament. Thiem then delayed his return additional by withdrawing from the 2 ATP-1000 occasions – Indian Wells and Miami Open in favor of creating a return on his most popular clay floor.
Nevertheless, his plans have been hampered after he examined constructive for covid-19 final week. He recovered in time for the Serbia Open however seemed out of rhythm and touched and succumbed to a disappointing loss.
Over the previous two months, the previous US Open winner is on a resurgent run, having made the quarterfinals in Bastad, the semifinals in Gstaad, and adopted it up with one other semi-final look on the Swiss Open.
Regardless of his constant run in the previous couple of occasions, Thiem shouldn’t be but at his elegant finest. It is going to be fascinating to see if the Austrian can reside as much as expectations on the US Open later this month.