Alexander Zverev feels he has been making a number of enhancements within the final interval. The German participant stated: "As I stated originally of the clay court docket season, as properly, I’ll want a while, I’ll want some matches. Each match I performed to this point on clay is getting higher and higher. In Madrid, I used to be very near enjoying my finest. I feel the match with Tsitsipas I might have gained in two units. I didn't. To start with of the third, we had this lengthy recreation at 1-All the place I had the three breakpoints. After that, I misplaced a recreation, then I went downhill a little bit bit. That is additionally a confidence degree. Clearly, he's gained a variety of matches, I didn't this 12 months. I feel that was a part of the rationale. However I win this match, then who is aware of what is going to occur in the long run of the match. I feel in Madrid I used to be shut. I feel, as I stated, each week goes to get higher for me."
Zverev was additionally requested about his relationship with Ivan Lendl and the way lengthy it would final: "I reply this each week. I'm certain you guys will determine it out. The press convention in Madrid, Munich, Monte-Carlo, Barcelona, Miami. Each week."
On his authorized dispute with the agent, Zverev concluded: "I’m a younger man that’s making an attempt to construct a model as properly. It's not even the troublesome issues or one thing. It's simply time consuming. It's vitality consuming. Clearly, you need to take care of a variety of various things. I’ve to take care of attorneys, as properly. I’ve to take care of clearly administration stuff as a result of I don't have anybody. I’ve to type of do it myself proper now. Final 12 months, the rationale why I used to be enjoying so good, all I used to be doing was enjoying tennis. Every part else was taken take care of me. I used to be going to mattress, I used to be waking up, occupied with how observe was, after observe I used to be occupied with what to eat, then observe once more, go to mattress. Now it's extra like I’ve to get up, I’ve to consider, okay, I received this and this e-mail, I’ve to reply to this and this individual, I’ve to make a cellphone name, do this, then I’ve to observe. It's much more issues. I feel a giant motive why additionally, I imply, I didn't play my finest to this point this 12 months was as a result of I'm nonetheless younger and I had to determine how to do this. I had to determine what comes with that. I imply, let's be trustworthy, the previous few years I used to be enjoying tennis, however I used to be nonetheless dwelling a life the place every thing was taken care of for me. Now I type of took over and do every thing myself. It's a studying expertise. However I feel when you undergo that, like I’m now, you'll come out a lot stronger and significantly better."