Dominic Thiem is here to stay

Despite any tennis addict could feel legitimately “empty” after last fortnight Wimbledon’s thrilling action, you shouldn’t hurry to condemn current week as one without pulse. In fact it could prove as a real 2022 season milestone with a memorable comeback of Dominic Thiem to top tier standards.

Dr Jekyll and Mr Hyde at Wimbledon

But it is also true that Nick Kyrgios advanced the final almost drama-free, overpowering his opponents with his enormous serve while caming up with the good when it mattered most.