What Happened To Dominic Thiem? Popular Austrian professional tennis player Dominic Thiem has been making a name for himself as he displays impressive sportsmanship skills on the tennis court. He has earned the title of world’s No. 3 in singles by the Association of Tennis Professionals; Thiem achieved this in March 2020.
Not only that, but Thiem even became the first male player born during the 1990s to claim a major singles title. He is also the first Austrian to win the US Open singles title. Earlier, the tennis player made an impressive comeback after a major severe wrist injury.
Dominic Thiem stated that he has always been very lucky with his body because he had pushed it to the limit almost every day when he was young, and he believes that because of all those strokes he did in his career up to then, it was seemingly inevitable something was going to happen at one point and the player further added that everything is well and the body feels great. Let us find out what happened to Dominic Thiem.
What Happened To Dominic Thiem?
Dominic Thiem was recently seen struggling with a severe stomach complaint as Thiem had already pulled out of a recent tournament due to an acute case of gastroenteritis. Fans saw that the player was not completely against Shelton; Dominic was seemingly struggling until he decided he could go on no further.
Thiem even took a bathroom break but returned to the court in a rather distressed state as he explained his health scare to his coach and the chair umpire.
The 29-year-old tennis player even admitted that he had been vomiting before the match and was later heard telling his coach that he felt like throwing up during the bathroom break but could not do that as nothing would come out.
After returning to court, the Austrian player reportedly revealed graphic details of his alarming health condition to the chair umpire. As Dominic Thiem later shook hands with Shelton and eventually left the court, viewers saw the player hunching over in his chair at the side of the court while not looking good. Fans stated how it was a devastating sight for a player who had earlier won his first grand slam match in more than two years.
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Who Is Dominic Thiem’s Girlfriend?
Dominic Thiem’s girlfriend is Lili Paul-Roncalli. Before this rumored relationship, Dominic Thiem reportedly dated Kristina Mladenovic, and they dated for two years, from 2017 to 2019. However, the relationship was short-lived, as it was reported that the pair parted ways due to their busy work schedule.
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Thiem later opened up about his private life, saying that being in a relationship implies commitment, focus, and time. She further added that he is not looking for a partner while pointing out that he is not closing any doors and is sure that fans will see a girl in his box to cheer him up in the future.
It seems like Dominic has found that live in Lili Paul as the two even appeared together on the red carpet for Players Night. Lili is also a gifted star, winning the “Let’s Dance” German television series in 2020.
Andy Murray Gives An Update About Dominic Thiem!
Andy Murray has recently opened up about Dominic Thiem’s health condition. Murray stated that he loves this sport more than everything else and thinks what is happening to Dominic is mental. Andy Murray further stated that Thiem needs to win a big match to completely overturn the situation.
Fans have been expressing concern over Dominic Thiem’s deteriorating health condition after Thiem was seen retreating to his bench as he started gagging before the doctor and the physio soon approached him. The trio started discussing before the 2020 US Open champion got up, approached Shelton, and shook his hand as he officially retired from the match.