‘I’m so exhausted’ – US star Taylor Fritz says he has no time in the day


Soaring from the heights since his triumph at Indian Wells in 2022, Taylor Fritz has positioned himself as one of the most followed players in tournaments. Living up to the expectations of his fans, he has also made sure to give his best in every tournament he participates in.

Enjoying the support of a top player, Fritz rightly has many similarities to that of other top players on the pitch. However, on the contrary, he is disparate from other players when he is off the pitch. Shedding light on the same, the 24-year-old recently opened up about his pre- and post-match commitments during tournaments.

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Taylor Fritz gives a detailed account of her out-of-court engagements

Polishing up for the US Open later this month, Fritz is currently in Cincinnati playing at the Western & Southern Open. Following his 3rd round win over Andrey Rublev, the American headed to the press conference where he detailed his time off the pitch.

“I just don’t have time. I just don’t have time.” he started.

As mentioned earlier, Fritz makes sure to give his best in every tournament he takes part in. However, doing your best involves not only practice on the court, but also work on the table. Continuing the conversation, he said, “I probably spend more time doing work at the table and stuff like off the pitch to make sure I’m ready to play than I would say – I don’t think there are a lot of players who spend more time.”

March 28, 2021; Miami, Florida, USA; Taylor Fritz of the United States hits a backhand against Cameron Norrie of Great Britain (not pictured) in the third round of the Miami Open at Hard Rock Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Geoff Burke – USA TODAY Sports

Over the years, many players have gone out in public, opening up about their before and after court sessions. Fritz was no different. Giving more details about his out-of-court engagement, he said: “I do an hour on the physio table before each workout, before each warm-up, 30 minutes indoors. Just an hour and a half of stuff gets in my way even walking on land. And then I will do another hour and a half after the match, after training, ice baths.

What does Fritz hope to do if given the time?

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Although Fritz admitted that he always has a busy schedule during tournaments, he hasn’t been shy about opening up about the things he would like to do if he had the time. Towards the end of the conversation, he said, “There just isn’t enough time in the day for me to go and do things. Even if there was, I’m so exhausted, like I just want to sit in my room.

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Tennis – Australian Open – Melbourne Park, Melbourne, Australia, February 12, 2021 Taylor Fritz of the U.S. during their third round match against Novak Djokovic of Serbia REUTERS/Kelly Defina

Over the past few years, sports entities have been showing off their new found love for video games. Fritz was no different. Concluding his opinion, the world No. 13 ended by saying: “If I have an hour of free time, I just want to play video games.”

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Fritz’s confession was rightly visible in his performance. Fresh off his third-round win over Andrey Rublev, Fritz is now set to take on top seed Daniil Medvedev in hopes of booking a spot in the Cincinnati Masters’ final four. With his devastating performance in place, will he recreate his triumph from Indian Wells to Cincinnati? Let us know in the comments below.

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