The Spanish player Carla Suarez Navarro will be able to reach her goal after defeating Hodgkin's lymphoma: to come back to the court. She will do it at the Roland Garros 2021, on her favorite surface and with the knowledge that she has already won despite everything and everyone.
Suarez Navarro on the official website of the Spanish Tennis Federation, said: "I am extremely excited to be able to participate in Roland Garros. I have been working for the past few months to give myself the opportunity to compete one last time in Paris.
I can't wait to go downstairs. on the court and feel again how special this tournament has always been to me. Tennis has given me a lot, and I've always wanted to take leave of the sport on the court. Being able to pick the latest hit, and set a date is something I wanted from the bottom of my heart.
For this goal I have been training hard in recent times.
Carla Suarez Navarro will play the Roland Garros 2021!
The Roland Garros is a tournament that has given me some of the best moments of my career. My first big result came here, I have great memories after all these years and it is a joy to be able to come for the last time to compete in Paris.
They will be some very beautiful days and I hope to enjoy them to the fullest. Just a few months ago she said: "I'd like to say goodbye to tennis on the court. I wouldn't want people to remember me in a hospital bed." With these words, pronounced at the end of 2020, Carla Suarez Navarro had expressed the desire to return to compete in the WTA Tour.
A few months after those declarations, the Spanish tennis player then announced to the world that she had won the most important game of her life. She suarez Navarro has in fact published a splendid post on social networks explaining that she has overcome Hodgkin's lymphoma and defeated the disease after the long cycle of treatments.
We remind you that Roland Garros will start next week and will see the best players and the best female players in the world on the court.