Barbora Krejcikova misplaced within the opening spherical of the singles on Monday.© Twitter
Barbora Krejcikova, the defending French Open champion in singles and doubles, introduced on Wednesday she had pulled out of the doubles after testing optimistic for Covid-19 following her first-round loss within the singles.
“Last night I started to feel bad and this morning I woke up with fever. I decided to get tested for Covid and it came back positive,” Krejcikova wrote on Instagram. “I am extremely sad that I won’t be able to defend my title in doubles here, but on the positive side, I am glad I am injury free and can’t wait to get healthy and back to training.”
Last yr, Krejcikova grew to become the primary participant since Mary Pierce in 2000 to win each the singles and doubles titles at Roland Garros.
However, the Czech world quantity two misplaced within the opening spherical of the singles on Monday in three units to French teenager Diane Parry.
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