Kazakh tennis ace Alexander Bublik has made a shocking confession during the Open 13 tournament in France, revealing that he hates the sport he has been practicing since childhood.
Speaking to L'Equipe, the 22-year-old said that he only plays tennis for financial reasons, admitting that he would retire if he earned enough prize money.
"I hate tennis with all my heart," the player, currently number 55 in the world ATP rankings, was quoted as saying by RT. "To be honest, I don't see something positive in being a tennis player. I only play for money. If there was no money, I would stop playing tennis instantly."I haven't earned enough money, [otherwise] I would have already retired."