The 2020 US Open is scheduled to begin on August 31 in New York. But as the date draws near, more and more tennis stars are bowing out, many citing coronavirus concerns as the reason.
Players have said they are concerned about their health as well as the health of others. Many have admitted the decision was not an easy one, as they will miss the iconic tournament, but felt it was the right decision to make at this time. Some have called on others to reconsider playing. The always outspoken Nick Kyrgios released a video asking players to “think of other people” before making a decision on whether or not to attend the tournament
Below is a complete list of players who have withdrawn from the 2020 US Open:
No. 2 Rafael Nadal
Nadal said because the situation with the pandemic is not under control,…