The 27-year-old Danish tennis player Caroline Wozniacki will do everything to help our compatriot Elise Mertens from the final of the Australian Open. What do we know about this semi-finalist?
Wozniacki is currently the number two of the world. Mertens is currently the 37th place in the WTA list.
Wozniacki took on the Australian Open once before the semi-final round: in 2011, she lost of the Chinese Li Na, who on her turn in the finals, the thumbs would lay against Kim Clijsters. The Danish won, also never a grand slam, but it was already two times in the final of the US Open (2009, 2014) was between October 2010 and January 2012 a total of 67 weeks in the number one of the world.
Mertens and Wozniacki took it all of once against each other, during the semi-finals in Bastad. When lost our compatriot with a 7-5, 4-6 and 6-2. Yet Wozniacki on her guard. ‘Of that duel, I remember that Mertens is an excellent player, ” said Wozniacki Tuesday. “She has a lot of talent, has an incredible start to a year and played here for an excellent tournament. I realize that I will have to serve and return and aggressive will have to play her a lot to make it move. I look forward to this party.’
Suárez Navarro lost her semi-final of Wozniacki. She is just two places lower ranked than Mertens, and nonetheless managed Wozniacki a set to get it. It was 6-0, 6-7 (3-7) 6-2. That gives hope for our compatriot last night.