The Argentine re-fractured his kneecap during the Queen's Club Championships in June in the latest setback to his injury-plagued career. We’ve been the World’s leading destination for tennis fans & players for 15 years with the best news, analysis, opinion, writers, tennis racket & gear reviews, videos, competitions & social media commentary. Del Potro will be replaced in the main draw at Flushing Meadows by American Denis Kudla. read our guide on how to watch all the ATP Tour matches on television in 2019, subscribe for free to our email newsletter here, ATP Cup an impossibility for January as things stand, warns tennis Australia chief, Iga Swiatek: ‘I was in shock after French Open win and I still don’t understand the emotions’, ‘I’m so excited’- WTA star announces pregnancy, Fabio Fognini tests positive for COVID-19, ‘The two best players in history’- Ex-coach of Nadal claims Spaniard is equal with Roger Federer, ‘Years of playing Rafa and Novak made it difficult’ – Legend questions key element if Federer hopes to win another Slam. Former world No.3, Juan Martin Del Potro fractured his kneecap for the second time in less than a year in the first round of the Queen’s Club Championship against Denis Shapovalov in June. The 30-year-old claimed 47 wins in the 2018 season. However, Juan Martin Del Potro’s injury lingered in the 2019 season. We publish tennishead magazine & ‘The Bagel‘ newsletter & we have our own ‘tennishead CLUB‘ for those true tennis fans! ‘Delpo’ won Acapulco and Indian Wells in 2018 and also had a great run at the US Open only losing to Djokovic in the final, so he’ll be confident he can win a Slam again. L’attuale n.12 del mondo, reduce dall’operazione al ginocchio destro, non sarà al via dello Slam di … Si attendeva solo l’ufficialità e nelle ultime ore è arrivata: l’argentino Juan Martin Del Potro non prenderà parte allo US Open 2019 di tennis, previsto dal 26 agosto all’8 settembre. Juan Martin del Potro will require surgery to repair a right-knee fracture suffered on Wednesday, the Argentine's team announced on Twitter.. One month after reaching the 2018 US Open men’s singles final, del Potro’s season came to an end when a similar right-knee injury forced him to retire from his Round-of-16 match at the ATP Masters 1000 event in Shanghai, China. Del Potro made a comeback at the Delray Beach Open, however, he was unable to defend his title at Acapulco and Indian Wells, eventually withdrawing from both the tournaments as he was still recovering from the injury. The Tower of Tandil is ranked No.12 in the ATP rankings. It was for the first time since 2013 that the Argentine claimed numerous titles in a season. He was forced to withdraw from the Australian Open 2019. 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Rafael Nadal won his 19th Grand Slam title and 4th US Open title, by defeating Daniil Medvedev, 7–5, 6–3, 5–7, 4–6, 6–4 to capture the Men's Singles tennis title at the 2019 US Open.Nadal's victory meant that every Grand Slam title since the beginning of 2017 had been won by either Rafael Nadal (5), Novak Djokovic (4) or Roger Federer (3). His recovery is going well as he’s shown on social media and he’s confirmed as playing the Delray Beach event in the middle of February. Juan Martin Del Potro has a 35-9 win-loss record in New York. In a bid for his second Grand Slam title at the Flushing Meadows, Del Potro reached the finals before losing to the eventual champion, Novak Djokovic in 2018. Juan Martin del Potro’s provisional 2019 schedule is as follows: Beijing, China (September 30 – October 6), ATP Tour Finals, London (November 10 – 17), Davis Cup Finals, Madrid (November 18 – November 24), Look ahead to 2019 with our guide to every tournament on the ATP Tour, the WTA Tour and the ITF Tour, If you can’t visit the tournaments you love then do the next best thing and read our guide on how to watch all the ATP Tour matches on television in 2019, To read more amazing articles like this you can explore Tennishead magazine here or you can subscribe for free to our email newsletter here. He has a huge game which can upset anyone when he’s at his best and so his aim for 2019 will be to consolidate is ATP Ranking within the top 5 and start to challenge for Grand Slam’s again.