Newly minted No. 1 Angelique Kerber is in Wuhan, China, taking on a strong field of top contenders who would all love to have that top ranking. Three weeks as the best in the world, and she is already understanding what it means to have a target on her back.
" I'm actually more excited," Kerber told the media at Wuhan, per WTA Tennis. "I know that I have the pressure on my shoulders because now nobody has [anything] to lose against me.
German women’s tennis player Angelique Kerber has eclipsed tennis superstar Serena Williams for the no. 1 ranking, usurping the spot from Williams who has held the rank for over three years. The German athlete had a stellar performa...
Kerber beat Kristina Mladenovic 6-7 (4), 6-1, 6-4 to reach third round of the Wuhan Open.
Sept 28 (Reuters) - Angelique Kerber suffered her first defeat as world number one when Petra Kvitova beat her 6-7(10) 7-5 6-4 in a marathon third- round match at the Wuhan Open in China on Wednesday.