At the press conference, the Dane expressed all her feelings after the incredible victory
Caroline Wozniacki made the impossible at the US Open, in the women’s draw, for the unexpected victories she is achieving. She has been back on the court for a very short time but she immediately proved that anyone can play for her, despite having been away from the circuit for about three years.
Wozniacki, at the end of the match she couldn’t hold back the tears.
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After the success in the opening match, the Danish has outdone herself once again, and managed to beat the Czech Petra Kvitova, number 11 of the seeding.
7-5, 7-6 the final score in favor of the 33-year-old Danese, who is in the third round in New York without having conceded even a set.At the press conference Wozniacki expressed all her feelings after the incredible victory: “I also had some match points before the tie-break, but in the end I made it against all odds.
In general, I’ve always felt very comfortable here in New York. Since I arrived, I’ve noticed something on the pitch that makes me feel good. I am happy that I remained calm and composed to finally achieve such an exciting victory.”
Wozniacki brock in tears after the win over Kvitova
A very heavy success for Caroline, given her many precedents with her opponent: “It’s incredible to beat a champion like Petra.
Of course, going into the game, I knew I had a chance to win if I believed in myself. I was aware that it was going to be very difficult, that I would have to come up with my best tennis. I am very excited to have the opportunity to compete again at Arthur Ashe Stadium, it is an honor to play in the night session in front of this crowd.”In conclusion, Caroline revealed the fundamental role of dad Piotr: “He has been my coach throughout my career and, as a father, he has always wanted the best for his children.
When I told him about the idea that maybe I wanted to try again, he really didn’t expect it but at the same time he said: If that’s what you want to do. He knows I’m a very determined person, so once I set my mind to something, I’m 100% into it.”