The German Sascha Bajin by the International vrouwentennisfederatie (WTA) voted coach of the year. The 34-year-old Bajin is the coach of the Japanese youth talent Naomi Osaka, who this year with the US Open her first [knew how to win. It is the first time that the WTA tour as a coach of the year prefer.
Bajin, and the 21-year-old Osaka are still working, but a year together. Under the leadership of Bajin won the young Japanese, 5th in the world rankings, this season, her first major tournament on the hard court in Indian Wells. A few months later polite Osaka is the preliminary highlight of her early career in the final of the US Open, the 4th and last grand slam tournament of the tennis season, the American Serena Williams to beat. A success where her coach so, now for the flowers.
The victory of Osaka on the Williams was overshadowed by an incident between the American and the umpire. Williams would supposedly guidance of her coach have received, what is prohibited, and was given a warning.