He is the character of the moment after winning the 2024 Australian Open . Which, needless to say, would go perfectly with the television and singing event most loved by Italians, namely the Sanremo Festival (which will take place from 6 to 10 February). This is why Amadeus is on the hunt for the one who would at that point become his most important super guest.
ome to Sanremo Jannik , whenever you want on one of the five evenings. I know that a public invitation is unusual, but a champion like you must be embraced and applauded in Sanremo. I’m waiting for your response, hello Jannik, you’re number one” writes the host and artistic director of the Festival in a story published on Instagram.
Sinner has repeatedly declined the host’s invitation also because he would have been busy at the Marseille tournament, starting on Monday 5 February (Sanremo, as mentioned, starts the following day, the 6th). But today the official announcement of his withdrawal from the event in the French city arrived, where he does not defend ATP points (and a wild card was therefore assigned to Matteo Berrettini, writes the French newspaper «La Provence»). A flat rate, that of Sinner, which was not particularly appreciated by the organization of the Marseille tournament, which on its profile another. «Sinner cancels Open 13 2024». At this point the Australian Open champion’s return to the field is scheduled for the week of February 12th in the ATP in Rotterdam, where a year ago he reached the final losing to Medvedev.
Precisely in that tournament, in the second round, beating the top ten Stefanos Tsitsipas, the turning point came – according to coach Darren Cahill – which launched Jannik’s entire triumphal season.