In recent years, life has not been spared Juana Martina del Potro. The 33-year-old Argentine does not compete in the ranking tournaments ATP For nearly 2.5 years due to a knee injury. It turned out that the nicknamed tennis player also had serious financial problems about which he did not even know …
Juan Martin del Potro’s huge debts. His missing father could have lost $30 million
For years, his father, Daniel, who trained in the past, was in charge of Del Potro’s finances Football He was a vet. Juan trusted him blindly and did not control his father’s activities. After his death in January 2021, unsuccessful businesses, unpaid loans, and even Argentine The bailiffs knocked on the tennis player. According to journalists on the TV show “A la tarte” del Potro Senior, he could lose up to 30 million dollars. Unsuccessful investments include leasing 9,000 hectares of land and purchasing equipment to set up a soybean farm.
He does not have more than three million dollars in his account. Of course, this is not a small amount of money, but he probably thought that he would never have to work again until he realized this disaster – as journalist Karina Mazzuko said during the show.
The difficult financial situation does not help the tennis player in the planned return sports. According to his announcements, he wants to play in the ATP 250 tournaments in Buenos Aires and the ATP 500 in Rio de Janeiro. Both will take place in February 2022. For now, it continues fight With time.
Del Potro was the third tennis player in the world in the past. He won the US Open 2009, in addition to a silver medal at the Rio de Janeiro Olympics and a bronze medal at the London Olympics. For the last time in the ATP tournaments he won in Indian Wells in 2018. The last match was held in June 2019 in London.
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