Greek tennis champion Tsitispas visits the earthquake-stricken area of ​​Arkalochori Crete

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Tsitsipas is currently in Crete recovering from the surgery he underwent on his injured elbow two weeks ago but he still took the time to visit some of his younger fans on the island of Crete.

The Greek tennis champion visited the earthquake-stricken area of ​​Arkalochori and played with children at the facilities of the Athletic Health Association.

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Tsitsipas was happy to show them some them some real life tennis tips and the children were happy to see their Greek Champion in real life.

Tsitsipas compiled a 55-19 match record this year, including his first ATP Masters 1000 trophy at the Rolex Monte-Carlo Masters (d. Rublev) and at the Open Parc Auvergne-Rhone-Alpes Lyon (d. Norrie), an ATP 250 event.

The 23-year-old, who rose to a career-high No. 3 in the FedEx ATP Rankings on 9 August, was runner-up in his first major championship final at Roland Garros (l. to Djokovic). He also reached finals at the Abierto Mexicano Telcel presentado por HSBC in Acapulco (l. to Zverev) and the Barcelona Open Banc Sabadell (l. to Nadal).