Spanish tennis star Roberto Bautista Agut has asked everyone to act responsibily during the COVID-19 pandemic, in a message he posted to his Twitter account. The Spaniard posted a tweet, "As you may have heard, the ATP circuit is canceled for six weeks and government authorities are taking steps to control the Coronavirus.
It is everyone's responsibility to stop it and ensure that health services do not collapse. #YoMeQuedoEnCasa#StayAtHome" The ATP Tour announced a six week suspension of the ATP Tour and there are some concerns that more events may be canceled in the coming weeks based on how the situation unfolds.
Several players are worried that the European clay court events would be also be affected by the current outbreak. The 31 year old Agut has won nine ATP singles titles, the biggest being the 2018 Dubai Tennis Championships His biggest final to date was the 2016 Shanghai Masters, where he lost to Andy Murray.
His best result at a major was at the 2019 Wimbledon Championships, where he reached the semifinals. He also played a critical role in Spain's Davis Cup winning
Como habréis oído, el circuito ATP se cancela durante seis semanas y las autoridades gubernamentales están adoptando medidas para controlar el Coronavirus.
Es responsabilidad de todos frenarlo y lograr que los servicios sanitarios no se colapsen. #YoMeQuedoEnCasa #StayAtHome pic.twitter.com/UstTvf7A9E — Roberto BautistaAgut (@BautistaAgut) March 14, 2020