Alexander Zverev confirms he has had surgery after tearing ligaments in his French Open semi-final against Rafael Nadal
Alexander Zverev will go up to No. 2 in the ATP rankings after reaching the French Open semi-finals last week. After beating Carlos Alcaraz in the quarter-finals, he faced eventual tournament winner Rafael Nadal, but the German had to leave the semi-final just before the end of the second set after suffering a nasty injury. Zverev has confirmed he has had surgery on three torn lateral ligaments.
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