LONDON: British primary Johanna Konta is just not going to burden herself with expectations through the Wimbledon and would relatively concentrate on giving her greatest throughout subsequent month’s grasscourt grand slam.
Konta excelled within the first few tournaments of the yr, profitable the Sydney Worldwide and the Miami Open, however the 26-yr-previous did not shine on clay and misplaced within the first spherical of the French Open to Hsieh Su-Wei of Taiwan.
With the grasscourt season starting with the Aegon Open on June 14 adopted by Wimbledon in July, Konta stated she doesn’t really feel any additional strain so as to add to her three WTA titles.
“I’m not feeling any extra expectation than earlier years. My very own expectations when it comes to how I need to do have stayed the identical,” Konta advised reporters forward of her first match at Nottingham.
“I can solely ever do my greatest so the place my greatest on the day will take me, will take me. I attempt to strategy each recreation the identical.”
The world quantity eight stated Jelena Ostapenko’s French Open win underlined the depth of girls’s tennis.
The 20-yr-previous Latvian fought again from a set and three-zero right down to blaze previous the skilled Simona Halep four-6 6-four 6-three and turn out to be her nation’s first grand slam champion.
“There’s numerous depth in ladies’s tennis and she or he (Ostapenko) is the right instance of that,” Konta stated.
Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *
Sign me up for the newsletter!
The content is the property of the Roznama Urdu and without permission of the publisher will be considered copyright infringement..