In an interview to Midi Libre on the Montpellier Open, Richard Gasquet commented on his hip surgical procedure he went by means of a couple of weeks in the past. The Frenchman will skip the BNP Paribas Open in Indian Wells and doubtless the Miami Open as properly, and he hopes to return within the clay-court season in Monte Carlo. However there are not any ensures for Gasquet.
"After the operation, I didn’t stroll for per week", he mentioned. "I felt numerous ache and I had an enormous scar. Then I began rehabilitation with strolling and biking. It's a protracted course of. I wanted surgical procedure, I had no selection, I had ache in on a regular basis life. I’ve not set a date to return again. It's an actual problem to return after surgical procedure however the muscle groups haven’t been affected. In precept, there are not any after-effects. However restoration takes a very long time. For now, I’m on monitor. My group and I attempt to verify it goes as rapidly as doable by therapeutic in the very best means. It's unusual for me to not play Montpellier this 12 months after six finals in a row however I hope to play subsequent 12 months. I could go to Montpellier once more tomorrow and I’ll then return to Paris to proceed rehabilitation."