Surrender in Cincinetti

Beeing up 3:1 in the first set against Victoria Azarenka (BLR) you could already see that Belinda has problems moving painlessly. At the score of 4:6 0:1 Belinda finally had to give up due to injury (foot / heel). We’ll keep you up to date and hope you keep your fingers crossed that it’s not…

Off in the 1/8 final

There are just days in tennis when nothing goes together and so it was with me in the match against the current No. 7 in the world Elina Svitolina (UKR). The view goes forward and so I travel to Cincinatti today, to prepare for the launch of the Western & Southern Open on august 12th..…

Next stop Toronto

Back in Canada, great memories come back to 2015 when I won my second WTA tournament with victories over Serens Williams (USA) in the semifinals and Simona Halep (ROM) in the final in Toronto. I have been training a lot in the last few weeks and I’m really looking forward to the upcoming tournaments here…

Wimbledon 2019

There are days when you lose a game and don`t know why. “I felt really good in the match against Alison Riske (USA) and I cannot believe I lost the match despite a 3-0 40-0 lead in the third set. With a few days distance it continues and I will prepare myself intensively for the…

Mallorca Final

Unfortunately three match points in the final of the Mallorca Open were not enough for the title. The first grass tournament of the year was still a success beating Angelique Kerber (GER) in the semis. Despite beeing defeated by S. Kenin (USA) in the final I had a great week in Spain.  

Training on Mallorca

I am currently training and preparing intensively for the upcoming lawn tournaments in Mallorca, Eastbourne and Wimbledon. The change from sand to grass is always something very special and especially the first days are a big change..