World tennis No.1 Ashleigh Barty announces retirement
World number one Ashleigh Barty stunned the tennis world Wednesday by announcing her early retirement from the sport at the
age of just 25
Barty dropped the bombshell weeks after becoming the first home-grown
champion of the Australian Open
in 44 years
Today is difficult and filled with emotion for me as I announce my retirement from tennis," she said in a
video posted on Instagram.
source : moneycontrol
In the tearful video message with her close friend and former doubles partner Casey Dellacqua, Ashleigh Barty said she was "
thankful for everything this sport has given me
Barty has been world number one for more than two years and retires after winning
three Grand Slam
World tennis No.1 Ashleigh Barty won the
in 2021 and the