Australian Open 2021: 'Just not feasible,' Tennys Sandgren slams Grand Slam preparations after early exit
Tennys Sandgren lashed out at the 'joke' preparations for a tournament that has seen a host of big names who were forced into hard lockdown crash out early.
Like Azarenka, both Sandgren and Pospisil were among the more than 70 players forced to stay in their hotel rooms for every minute of at least 14 days after arriving
The charters and the early arrivals are all part of Tennis Australia's attempt to have the tournament happen despite a ban on international arrivals into the country.
Murray, who has finished runner-up in Melbourne on five separate occasions, is currently isolating at home, and is still hopeful of competing in the tournament.
Australian Open 2021: Tennys Sandgren allowed to board charter flight despite positive COVID-19 result
Sandgren was given a special clearance to board one of the flights from Los Angeles to Melbourne despite testing positive to COVID-19 in November and again on Monday.
French Open 2020: Does Daniel Elahi Galan, with two Grand Slam match wins, have hope against Novak Djokovic? 'I was wondering that'
Galan is one of nine men ranked outside the top 100 into the third round, equaling the most at any Grand Slam tournament in more than a quarter-century (Wimbledon in 1994)
Western & Southern Open: Serena Williams stunned by Maria Sakkari; Novak Djokovic reaches QF with commanding win
Novak Djokovic’s neck felt much better, and his tennis looked much better, in a 6-2, 6-4 victory over unseeded American Tennys Sandgren at the Western & Southern Open on Tuesday that improved the No. 1-ranked man to 20-0 in 2020.
Former Wimbledon and US Open champion Murray was given slot alongside Americans Tommy Paul, Tennys Sandgren and Frances Tiafoe for the event, a warm-up for the Grand Slam in New York which begins on 31 August
World TeamTennis event includes several safety measures designed to mitigate the potential spread of coronavirus, including COVID-19 testing for participants and regular temperature checks, with organisers letting a maximum of 500 fans inside the 2,500-person stadium.
Coronavirus Outbreak: Frances Tiafoe withdraws from All-American Team Cup after testing positive for COVID-19
Tiafoe was scheduled to face Tennys Sandgren on Saturday in the weekend tournament involving eight top American men's players at Life Time Fitness in Peachtree Corners
Australian Open 2020: Roger Federer gets $3,000 fine for swearing during quarter-final victory over Tennys Sandgren
Roger Federer was fined $3,000 for using an audible obscenity during his Australian Open quarter-final victory over American Tennys Sandgren, tournament organisers said.
Australian Open 2020: Roger Federer hopes to recover from groin problem for Novak Djokovic clash after lucky escape
Federer scripted a nerve-wracking 6-3 2-6 2-6 7-6(8) 6-3 comeback victory on Rod Laver Arena to continue his bid for a record-equalling seventh title at the Melbourne Park
Somehow, through nerve or luck or both, Roger Federer saved seven match points against American Tennys Sandgren to script an unlikely 6-3, 2-6, 2-6, 7-6 (8), 6-3 victory
Australian Open 2020: Novak Djokovic thumps Milos Raonic in straight sets to confirm semi-final showdown with Roger Federer
Federer beat the biceps-baring, hard-hitting, court-covering Sandgren 6-3, 2-6, 2-6, 7-6 (8), 6-3 on Tuesday in a rollicking quarter-final that appeared to be over long before it truly was.
Australian Open 2020: Roger Federer beats Marton Fucsovics in fourth round to set up QF clash with Tennys Sandgren
The third-seeded Federer will now face American Tennys Sandgren, who defeated No. 12 seed Fabio Fognini 7-6(5) 7-5 6-7(2) 6-4 earlier on Sunday.
Australian Open 2020: Roger Federer cruises into third round; Fabio Fognini emerges victorious after marathon five-setter
Checkout all the match results of the men's singles fixtures from the third day of the Australian Open 2020.
China Open 2019: Andy Murray’s comeback gains steam in Beijing as post-surgery improvements come to fore
Knowing Andy Murray and the years of hard work he has put into his career, it would be wise not to doubt him when he says he can improve further.
Zhuhai Championships 2019: Andy Murray feels he is playing 'top-70' level tennis after early exit from competition
Murray said he was pleased with aspects of his performance against 20-year-old De Minaur and his hip was fine, but admitted that he still lacked match fitness.
Zhuhai Championships: Andy Murray beats Tennys Sandgren to ramp up comeback with first ATP Tour win since surgery
Andy Murray ground out his most significant victory since major hip surgery with a win over Tennys Sandgren on Tuesday at the Zhuhai Championships.
Murray, a three-time Grand Slam champion, is on a long comeback trail after undergoing career-saving hip resurfacing surgery in January.