Australian tennis champion Dylan Alcott has announced his plans to leave professional tennis and move on with the next chapter of his life.
The 30-year-old and long-time World Number 1 made the announcement on Tuesday morning but says he’s not going out without one last hurrah: the 2022 Australian Open.
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He’ll leave the world stage with a total of 23 Grand Slam titles, and a Golden Slam in a magnificent year last year.
But Alcott said tennis is just one part of his life.
Ending on the ultimate note 💙@DylanAlcott will contest his final professional tournament at AO2022.
With 23 Grand Slam titles and a Golden Slam in a stunning 2021 season, it’s been a spectacular career for the long-time world No.1.
You’ve done us proud, Dylan! 🙌 pic.twitter.com/fNKbD8ORkF
— TennisAustralia (@TennisAustralia) November 9, 2021