Wimbledon star Mikael Ymer announces surprise retirement after 18 month ban

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Tennis star Mikael Ymer has announced that he will be retiring from the sport in a shock announcement made on social media. The Swedish star was recently suspended for 18 months for violating anti-doping rules.

In a shock announcement made on Twitter, the 24-year-old wrote: “Hey guys I’ve decided to retire from professional Tennis. Thank you all for the amazing memories! What a ride it’s been! I wish all my old colleagues well going forward in competition. God is Great always.”


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