After losing to No. 1 Novak Djokovic in the French Open quarterfinals, Pablo Carreno Busta had some strong words about his opponent and a possible way he tried to get ahead in the match. After falling 4-6, 6-2, 6-3, 6-4 to the top ranked player in the world, Carreno Busta suggested the medical timeout taken by Djokovic during the match was more of a play to get ahead than something actually needed for his health.
Djokovic had neck and shoulder injuries heading into the day and after dropping the first set, got treatment for his upper left arm.
Carreno Busta was not silent on how he felt about his opponents medical timeout.
“He didn’t surprise me [by asking for a medical time-out]. It’s a good thing. It’s a sign that he is losing and that I was playing well, because he always does that. Every time the match…