Thiem Withdraws From Cincinnati With Illness
Umer Jamshaid 11 days ago Wed 14th August 2019 | 01:40 AM
"In Montreal (last week) I thought I just had a cold," the Austrian said.
"But it turned into a fever yesterday.
"The smart thing is to not risk the US Open and the rest of the season, I need to get healthy and there are still 12 days to go before the start in New York."Thiem's pullout leave the bottom half of the draw wide open after winner in Toronto Rafael Nadal also pulled out of Cincinnati, the last major tune-up prior to the final Grand Slam of the season.