With high-profile players like Maria Sharapova and Rafael Nadal coming back from their well-publicized injuries, you may have missed Diego Hartfield’s story. The Argentine dirt-baller has been out for most of 2009 after tearing ligaments in his knees. (British No. 1 Anne Keothavong suffered a similar injury playing in Stanford last week and is likely out for the rest of the season.)
The guys at Fue Buena put this video together. It shows the struggles players go through on the comeback trail:
“I miss the competition – we players live for it.” Doesn’t matter if you’re ranked 350 or No. 1 in the world, I guess.