Angelique Kerber hat sensationell die Australian Open in Melbourne gewonnen. Im Finale besiegte die Jährige die große Turnierfavoritin Serena Williams. Es läuft nicht rund bei Angelique Kerber, sie hat ein schwaches Tennis-Jahr hinter sich. Bei den Australian Open soll es wieder. Unglaublich, aber wahr: Angelique Kerber bezwingt die Weltranglisten-Erste Serena Williams nach hartem Kampf verdient mit , , !
Angelique KerberWow! Angelique Kerber hat die Australian Open gewonnen. Die Kielerin bezwang in Melbourne in einem begeisternden Finale Serena Williams aus den USA. Im Juniorinneneinzel der Australian Open schied sie erneut in der ersten Runde aus. Im Mai verlor sie das Finale im ITF-Turnier von Monzón gegen. Oh, wie schade Angelique Kerber (32) ist bei den Australian Open ausgeschieden. Anastasija Pawljutschenkowa war im Viertelfinale zu stark.
Angelique Kerber Australian Open Angelique Kerber battled back! VideoSimona Halep v Angelique Kerber - Australian Open 2018 Semifinal - AO Classics Angelique Kerber of Germany has won the Australian Open by defeating world no. 1, Serena Williams. Make sure to subscribe to keep up with the latest Aus. At No. 7, Angelique Kerber became the lowest-ranked Aussie Open winner since Serena Williams in and the first German to win since Steffi Graf in Graham Denholm/Getty Images. US Open Day 5: Djokovic still unbeaten, Tsitsipas stunned. Grand Slam champions Novak Djokovic, Petra Kvitova Naomi Osaka and Angelique Kerber sealed their places in the second week of the US Open, yet No.4 seed Stefanos Tsitsipas failed to convert six match points in a stunning loss to Borna Coric. Angelique Kerber only started six tournaments this year - due to a thigh injury and the corona shutdown. Would there have been more otherwise? Possibly. And not just because Kerber would have kept its two-year rhythm. In she won the Australian Open and the US Open, plus the final at Wimbledon. The 17th seed German tennis player Angelique Kerber earned her way to the fourth round of Australian Open After a poor run in the second half of the season, Kerber played some quality tennis in Melbourne. However, it was not enough to reach the quarterfinals in Australia. Im Juniorinneneinzel der Australian Open schied sie erneut in der ersten Runde aus. Im Mai verlor sie das Finale im ITF-Turnier von Monzón gegen. Angelique Kerber hat sensationell die Australian Open in Melbourne gewonnen. Im Finale besiegte die Jährige die große Turnierfavoritin Serena Williams. Angelique Kerber trifft in der 1. Runde der Australian Open auf eine Siegerin der Qualifikation. Das ergab die Auslosung in Melbourne am Mittwoch. Es läuft nicht rund bei Angelique Kerber, sie hat ein schwaches Tennis-Jahr hinter sich. Bei den Australian Open soll es wieder.
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Her best result last year was the third round at Wimbledon. French Open champion Garbine Muguruza advanced to the third round with a , win over American Samantha Crawford.
Muguruza clinched the match on her first match point when Crawford netted a forehand. The Spaniard will play Anastasija Sevastova in the third round.
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In her first two matches of the tournament, she defeated Katerina Siniakova and Barbora Strycova both in straight sets. In the round of 16, she lost to Elina Svitolina.
Her next tournament she played was the Prudential Hong Kong Tennis Open, there she defeated Maria Sakkari , in straight sets, and the American Louisa Chirico , in three sets, before losing in the quarterfinals to Australia's Daria Gavrilova in straight sets.
This withdrawal secured Kerber's spot at the summit of the WTA rankings for the rest of the year. This was Kerber's first time ending the year with the No.
At the start of the season, Kerber competed in the Brisbane International as the top seed. After receiving a first round bye, Kerber won her opening match against Ashleigh Barty in three sets but then lost to Elina Svitolina in the quarterfinals.
Kerber then competed at Apia International Sydney where she received a first-round bye but proceeded to lose her opening match to Russian teenager Daria Kasatkina.
After early lackluster performances, Kerber entered the Australian Open as the defending champion and top seed for the first time at a Grand Slam tournament.
She faced Lesia Tsurenko in the first round and defeated her in three sets after squandering match point in the second set. Kerber then lost to CoCo Vandeweghe in the fourth round winning only five games and ending her title defense.
After Serena Williams won the tournament, she amassed enough points to take back her top ranking from Kerber. At the former, she received a first-round bye before losing to Daria Kasatkina once again.
At the latter, Kerber also received a first-round bye and defeated Mona Barthel to set up a rematch of her Olympic final against Monica Puig , which she won in straight sets.
She then defeated Ana Konjuh to reach her first semifinal in Dubai, losing there to Svitolina. This defeat prevented Kerber from returning to world No.
At the BNP Paribas Open seeded 2nd, Kerber received a bye into the second round defeating fellow countrywoman Andrea Petkovic , followed by a tight three set win over Pauline Parmentier before losing to eventual champion Elena Vesnina in the fourth round.
She lost to Venus Williams in the quarterfinals at the Miami event. Kerber regained the world No.
In Monterrey she reached the final. Kerber began the clay court season with a loss in Stuttgart to eventual runner-up Kristina Mladenovic which dropped her from the top slot.
Then she retired in the third match of Madrid , but due to Serena's absence became world No. At the start of Kerber's grass court season, she reached the quarterfinals of the Eastbourne International , before being defeated by home favourite Johanna Konta.
Her woes continued into the US hard court swing where she lost to Sloane Stephens in the opening round of the Rogers Cup. With this loss Kerber dropped out of the top Her struggles continued beyond the US Open.
At the Wuhan Open she lost in the first round to eventual champion Caroline Garcia. At Luxembourg Kerber lost to Monica Puig.
On 16 November , Kerber announced on Twitter that she had ended her partnership with longtime coach Torben Beltz and had hired Wim Fissette.
Kerber started her season at the Hopman Cup for the first time, and partnered with Alexander Zverev. Kerber remained undefeated in her singles matches there and helped Germany reach the final where they lost to Switzerland.
Kerber then played at the Sydney International. She drew Lucie Safarova in the first round and saved two match points to defeat her in three sets.
She then faced Venus Williams who she defeated in three sets as well to progress to the quarterfinals.
She defeated former world No. With another win over an in-form Camila Giorgi she reached the final, where she defeated home favourite Ashleigh Barty to win her first title since winning the US Open in At the Australian Open , she defeated compatriot Anna-Lena Friedsam and Donna Vekic both in straight sets to advance to the third round where she faced former world No.
Kerber defeated her in straight sets to advance to the fourth round, where she defeated Hsieh Su-wei to reach her first Slam quarterfinal since she won the US Open in She faced American Madison Keys and defeated her in just under an hour in straight sets to reach her second semifinal at the Australian Open.
In the semifinal clash against world No. The match ended 9—7 in the third set, with Halep winning after the fourth match point.
Kerber then played at Doha and reached the quarterfinals defeating Samantha Stosur and Johanna Konta. In the quarterfinals she lost to top seed Caroline Wozniacki in a three setter.
This was her fifth consecutive loss to Svitolina since the China Open She then entered the Indian Wells Open. She defeated Ekaterina Makarova and defending champion Elena Vesnina, then defeated world.
She played Fed Cup semifinal tie against Czech Republic. But retired in her next match against Anett Kontaveit from Estonia in the second set.
Kerber missed the third Premier Mandatory tournament of the year in Madrid. Then entered Rome Masters as the 11th seed and showed results against Zarina Diyas , Irina-Camelia Begu and Maria Sakkari, before earning her sixth straight defeat from Elina Svitolina in the quarterfinals.
Kerber was seeded 12th at the French Open. In the opening round, she defeated Mona Barthel in straight sets. Kerber continued her form in the second round with a straight sets wins over Ana Bogdan.
In the third round Kerber faced the 18th seed Kiki Bertens who had defeated her in the first round two years ago.
Kerber took revenge by beating her in two tiebreak sets. With the win, she reached the fourth round with her opponent being seventh seed Caroline Garcia.
She defeated Garcia in straight sets to reach her first French Open quarterfinals in six years. In the quarterfinal, Kerber lost to eventual champion Simona Halep in three sets.
Kerber started the grass-court season as the second seed in Mallorca , where she lost in the first round to Alison Riske. She faced and defeated Serena Williams in straight sets in a rematch of the final.
With this victory, she returned to No. Kerber started her summer hard-court season at the Rogers Cup in Montreal. The Asian campaign started in Wuhan.
As the world No. Kerber commenced her WTA Finals with a loss in her first round-robin match against Kiki Bertens after winning the first set 6—1 and dropping the rest.
By November, she had hired Rainer Schüttler as her new coach. Kerber played at the Hopman Cup alongside Alexander Zverev ; they lost in the final to Switzerland in a rematch of the Hopman Cup final.
In the third round, she lost to Hsieh Su-wei in three sets. It was her first Premier 5 or Premier Mandatory level final since Cincinnati Masters and first Premier Mandatory tournament final in her career.
En route to the final, she defeated Yulia Putintseva , played two three-setters against Natalia Vikhlyantseva and world No. In the final, Bianca Andreescu defeated Kerber 6—4, 3—6, 6—4 to win the title.
In her handshake with Andreescu, Kerber called her "biggest drama queen ever,"  referencing Andreescu's numerous medical time outs during the match.
In the semifinals, Kerber lost to Victoria Azarenka in three sets. She defeated Andrea Petkovic in straight sets, but lost to Kiki Bertens in the quarterfinals.
Although she was widely expected to complete the career Grand Slam, she lost in the first round to Anastasia Potapova. Kerber entered Mallorca Open as the top seed; she lost in the semifinals to Belinda Bencic.
She entered Wimbledon as the defending champion and defeated fellow German Tatjana Maria in the first round. In the second round, she was shocked 6—2, 2—6, 1—6 by lucky loser Lauren Davis , despite Davis requiring several medical timeouts.
In Toronto and Cincinnati , she suffered shock first-round losses to Daria Kasatkina in three sets and to Kontaveit in straight sets, respectively.
She entered the US Open as the 14th seed and suffered a shock first-round loss to Kristina Mladenovic , 5—7, 6—0, 4—6. In Zhengzhou , Kerber accepted a wild card into the main draw, but was defeated by Alison Riske in the first round in three sets.
In Osaka , Kerber received a bye into the second round, and defeated Nicole Gibbs and Madison Keys to reach the semifinals, where she lost to Anastasia Pavlyuchenkova.
In Beijing , she entered as 10th seed, defeating home favorite, Zhang Shuai in three sets 6—2, 1—6, 6—4. After the match, a brawl between the people in Zhang's box and Kerber fans broke out.
Kerber started her season at Brisbane ; her last entry into this tournament was in Her performance resulted in a shock first-round loss to Australian tennis player Samantha Stosur in straight sets, 7—6, 7—6.
She defeated Wang Qiang in straight sets in the first round, but she retired from her match against Dayana Yastremska due to a left-hamstring injury, with Kerber down one set and a break.
Kerber is a defensive baseliner, who has been noted for her speed, agility, athleticism, and footwork. Kerber has powerful groundstrokes, allowing her to hit winners from frequently defensive positions.
Her forehand is widely considered her most dangerous weapon, with her being able to hit powerful shots with disguise and speed.
Kerber is known for hitting her backhand whilst squatting, allowing her to generate considerable power and to create sharp angles on the court.
Her serve is considered her major weakness, rarely serving aces and hitting, on average, fewer service winners than many of her fellow players.
Her second serve is a particular weakness, and is highly susceptible to attack, meaning that she rarely wins more than 50 percent of second serve points.
Kerber, however, is one of the best returners on the WTA tour, ranking consistently in the top 50 players based on percentage of return points won.
Kerber has endorsement deals with Adidas , her clothing and shoe sponsor, and Yonex , her racquet sponsor. In early , she became global ambassador of Stuttgart car manufacturer Porsche.
Her portfolio of endorsements has made her the second highest-paid female athlete in the world in the annual Forbes list of As of July , she works again with Beltz.
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Retrieved 6 September Retrieved 9 September Retrieved 3 October Well played Anastasia Pavlyuchenkova! Both the women were clinging on to their serves throughout the second set.
Towards the end, Kerber saved three set points and forced a tiebreak in the second. With Pavlyuchenkova playing a clean game of tennis, she slammed a total of 52 winners, 28 unforced errors until the end of the second set and pulled it off She lost her opening service game, her control over the groundstrokes were off the track and she gifted the Russian a double break lead.
Pavlyuchenkova quickly led by in the deciding set. Later, Kerber could take back one of the breaks at , but within a blink of an eye, Pavlyuchenkova broke her back at The Russian progressed to serve a spot in the quarterfinals of Aussie Open and swiftly reserved her last-eight round berth.