Iga swiatek tennis abstract. 48 in the world and is the third highest ranked teenager behind amanda anisimova and coco gauff. Ranked 54th the 19 year old from poland was promising but had yet to reach a grand slam quarterfinal. The 19 year old saw off the lowest ranked player to reach the semi finals in paris. Paris in six matches at this french open no one has come close to finding a solution to 19 year old iga swiatek.
Swiatek took just 70 minutes to bypass the challenge of podoroska 6 2 6 1. Get the latest player stats on iga swiatek including her videos highlights and more at the official womens tennis association website. Christophe enathe associated press sofia kenin entered 2020 with an 11 11. 1 seed and former champion simona halep whom swiatek crushed in.
Swiatek has won seven itf singles titles. Iga swiatek vs anett kontaveit anett kontaveit d. Iga swiatek 6 74 7 5 7 5. Use the links below to see dozens of tables displaying detailed data on every aspect of this match.
Theres making a first grand slam final then theres making a first grand slam final the way iga swiatek has at the french open. She has a career high womens tennis association ranking of no. She rose to prominence at the 2020 french open with a one sided upset of top seed simona halep. Iga swiatek is a polish professional tennis player.
Few thought iga swiatek could reach the french open final as recently as last week. She has reached one final on the wta tour finishing runner up to polona hercog at the ladies open lugano in 2019 at 17 years old. Teenager iga swiatek reaches first major final with victory over nadia podoroska at roland garros.