The latest withdrawal from this season’s Hopman Cup is Frenchman Gael Monfils who has withdrawn with a leg injury. Gael was due to team up with Caroline Garcia for Team France however Caroline will now be joined by Kenny de Schepper in Perth who is ranked at 148 in the world.
Other players who have already withdrawn from the tournament are Casey Dellacqua who was replaced by Jarmila Gajdosova for Australia Gold. Lucie Safarova was replaced by Karoline Pliskova for the Czech Republic and of course Monfils being replaced by de Schepper for France.
Play begins on the 3rd of January where Australia Green take on Germany and Australia Gold will be taking on the Czech Republic.