Three-time Grand Slam winner and No. 1 ranked Ashleigh Barty shocked the tennis world Tuesday evening when she introduced her retirement at age 25.
“I will be retiring from tennis,” Barty stated in an interview she posted on her Instagram. “It is really the primary time I’ve stated that out loud and it is arduous to say, however I am so completely satisfied and so prepared. And I simply know in the intervening time, in my coronary heart, for me as an individual, that is proper.
“I haven’t got the bodily drive, the emotional need, and all the things it takes to problem your self on the very high of the extent any extra. I’m spent.”`