Famous female tennis player: Victoria Azarenka

Famous female tennis player: Victoria Azarenka

Famous female tennis player, Victoria Azarenka is a Belarusian tennis professional who is currently ranked at number 4 in the WTA rankings. She has won two Grand Slam titles in mixed doubles but has yet to win a Grand Slam title in the singles. She won the U.S. Open mixed doubles title with Max Mirnyi in 2007 and then she won the French Open mixed doubles 2008 with Bob Bryan. Her records in the singles events of Grand Slams are not particularly impressive as she has only managed to reach to the quarter finals of Wimbledon and the French Open and the fourth round of Australian and U.S. Opens. In all, Victoria Azarenka has won 11 tennis single titles while reaching the quarter finals thrice in the Grand Slams.

Victoria Azarenka is considered to be an aggressive baseline player. She is famous for her powered and well timed ground shots. The best shot played by her is the back hand which is considered to be one of the best in current women’s tennis. A forehand shot is considered to be her minor weakness which sometimes leads her to unforced errors which has improved in the recent times. But, her biggest weakness is her service because she struggles to earn cheap points and win close matches. But, with her improvements, she can surely go up to the top rankings with her performance.

Famous female tennis players: Marion Bartoli

Famous female tennis players: Marion Bartoli

Famous female tennis player Marion Bartoli is a French tennis professional who is currently ranked at number eleven in the WTA rankings and stands as the top French player after the retirement of famous female French tennis player Amiley Mouresmo. Even though, her records in the Grand Slam events like U.S. Open and French Open are not so good as she hasn’t even able to qualify for the last sixteen, her Australian Open record is quite satisfied with making it to last sixteen. Her best Grand Slam record came in Wimbledon in 2007 when she managed to make it to the last two but finally lost it. She has won 3 doubles titles and 5 WTA Singles titles. She was able to defeat best female tennis player Justin Henin in the semi-final of Wimbledon 2007 who was the World No. 1 then. In addition to this, Marion Bartoli also defeated the former World No. 1 Jelena Jankovic in the fourth round of Australian Open 2009.

French tennis player Marion is very famous for her playing style of intense and unorthodox shots on the tennis court. She is usually differentiated as a hard hitting and aggressive tennis player and uses both hands to play forehand as well as backhand shots. Marion developed her style of both hands on the advice of her father coach. She started her career in a playing area which was not enough for playing tennis and there was even less space behind the baseline and it has been discovered that this is the reason why she likes to return serves from the baseline or inside. Marion had some problems with her forehand shots earlier, so when she started using both hands to play the strokes, her performance was improved. She is also known for her unorthodox service where she uses the wrists to generate speed.

Famous female tennis player: Jelena Jankovic

Famous female tennis player: Jelena Jankovic

Famous female tennis player Jelena Jankovic is a former number one professional tennis player from Serbia. Currently, the Russian tennis player Jelena is ranked at number nine in the world and she hasn’t won any Grand Slam titles in her career. Her form started when she defeated many top 20 best female tennis players like Patty Schnyder, Vera Zvonareva and Nadia Petrova. She ended 2004 with the rank 28th in the world. She was ranked at number one place for continuous sixteen week till February, 2009 when it was taken over by current best female tennis player Serena Williams. She ended 2008 with the top rank. In the process, she became the first player in the WTA tennis history to achieve this feat without winning a Grand Slam. Her best Grand Slam record was at U.S. Open in 2008 when she reached the finals. She also managed to reach the semi finals of the Australian and French Opens.

Famous female tennis player Jelena Jankovic has suffered a lot due to her injury problems. She has time and again lost her ranking from the top few due to her knee injuries and other injuries and fitness problems. With a better fitness Jelena can challenge the best in trade anytime.

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