The world of tennis has now learned to know an extravagant character like Benoit Paire, a player with a great talent but equally discontinuous and irregular, with a strong character and certainly not new to statements expressed without too many mints.
Thirty-two years to go in May, the Avignon tennis player was at the maximum number 18 in the world in 2016. In his career he boasts three ATP titles and the round of 16 played at Roland Garros, Wimbledon and the US Open. The 2021 season did not start in the best way for the Frenchman, who managed to win only one of the eight games played.
His last appearance took place at the Mexican Open in Acapulco, where he quickly lost to Stefanos Tsitsipas in two comfortable sets. For the first time since 2004, a Masters 1000 event will be staged without the presence of at least one of Roger Federer, Novak Djokovic and Rafael Nadal: this is the Miami Open 2021, where among other things Dominic Thiem, Stan Wawrinka will not play.
and Gael Monfils.
Paire on the withdrawals from Miami Open
“When I see that the Miami Masters 100 will be played without Roger Federer, Rafael Nadal, Novak Djokovic, Dominic Thiem, Gael Monfils and Stan Wawrinka, there is a problem at the moment on the circuit,” Benoit Paire wrote on Twitter.
Benoit concluded his post with the hashtags 'bubble' and 'prizemoney' The last time a Masters 1000 event was held without counting the presence of at least one of the Big 3 was Paris-Bercy 2004, when the Russian Marat Safin won in the final over Radek Stepanek, with a score of 6-3 7-6 6-3.
Djokovic won the last edition of the Australian Open, subsequently breaking Federer in the record for the most weeks spent at number one ATP. The tennis tournament will begin on March 22, 2021, and will stretch for two weeks till April 4, 2021.
Fans are definitely looking for some great tennis there and hope that they’ll be able to watch at least some matches in stadiums. Even though big players like Novak Djokovic, Rafael Nadal, Roger Federer, and Dominic Thiem are not playing at the Miami Open 2021, the CEO definitely believes that it’ll still be a big tournament.
World No.2 Daniil Medvedev will start as the top-seeded player at the Miami Open 2021. It is surely one of the biggest tennis events that attract fans from throughout the world. It has recently announced the name of its new official partner, which is none other than Betway, an online gambling company.