Belinda reaches Semifinal!

Belinda reaches the semi-finals of the Tourchamphipships! It took a win over Kiki Bertens (NED) to reach the semi-finals and the dream came true! Belinda did well in the match and led 2:1 as Kiki Bertens became stronger. A break to 2:3 and finally a 3:5 was turned by Belinda with good play and led…

Belinda wins Moskau

The tennis year 2019 could not end any better … Belinda wins in the final of Moscow 3-6 6:1 6:1 against Anastassja Pawlytschenkova (RUS) and will be No. 7 in the world on monday. A long, very successful season ends next week with the climax, the WTA Finals in Shenzhen, China.  

Shenzhen here I come…

After the unexpectedly early loss in Linz, Belinda had to reach the final in Moscow to compete in the WTA Finals of the top eight in Shenzhen. It’s done! The semi-final victory over Kristina Mladenovic (FRA) not only redeems the ticket for the Moscow final, Belinda is also No. 8 in WTA and in the…

Never give up!

It was an epic match between Belinda and Venus Williams (USA) which deserved attention. Belinda won 3:6 6:3 7:5 in 2h 23. Being down 4:5 and 15:40 facing two matchpoints Belinda pulled out her best tennis. Tomorrow will be a day off with preparation for the next match against either Petra Kvitova (CZE) or Kristina…

Good start @ China Open

After a rather disappointing second round loss in Wuhan, Belinda got of to a good start @ the China Open in Beijing. “I practised well during the last days and I was happy with my game,” Belinda said after her first round 7:5 6:2 against world No. 32 Su-Wei Hsieh from Taiwan. Next opponent will…

Next stop Wuhan, China

After the US Open means Asia lies ahead. I will travel to Wuhan, China shortly. I have regenerated well in the last few days and my inflamed foot is doing better. I’m training, looking forward to the upcoming tasks. Keep your fingers crossed, as I really want to be one of the eight playing the…

So close…

It was an excellent match taking more than 2h. Without a breakball against her serve and a set ball at 5:4 Belinda lost the first set 6:7. In the second set Belinda served for the set twice but two breaks and a 5-2 lead were not enough to force a third set. Two terrific US…