“My ambition is to see what I’m capable of one last time. I also wish I could say goodbye in my own way and on a tennis court. That’s why I’m giving my all in my rehabilitation.
“Then let’s be clear, my life is not going to fall apart if I don’t play a Grand Slam final again. But it would be the ultimate dream to go back. And in fact, I still believe in it. I believe in these kinds of miracles.
“I will be able to resume running in January and resume sessions on the court with complex support in March or April.”
He then added that he would be “extremely surprised to be able to play Wimbledon” next summer.