Tennis legend Roger Federer little withdrew from this summer’s Olympic Games being held in Tokyo after suffering a return injury with his knee surgically repaired. World No. 2 Meanwhile, Naomi Osaka will participate in the Olympics and the National Bank Open held in Montreal the next month after missing time for mental health reasons.
According to the Associated Press (h / t ESPN), both Federer and Osaka have officially entered the singles camps for the US Open scheduled to hit New York from August 30 to September 12.
Federer fell out of Wimbledon in the quarter-final round, while Osaka has been out of action since then he retired from the French Open after stating that she would not participate in the printing obligations.
Men’s world number 1 Novak Djokovic has won the first three Grand Slams this year and is pursuing Olympic gold before going to New York, potentially with a “golden slam” on hand. World No. 1 Ashleigh Barty is also in the US Open singles field.