Roberta Vinci's Toronto Blog: Wednesday
Published August 10, 2011 12:00
TORONTO, Canada - With her classic game she has been carving her way up the rankings all year, currently on the verge of the world's Top 20. But who is Roberta Vinci? Crack the code this week in the Italian's very first WTA Blog...
Wednesday, August 10, 2011
Hi guys! I have just returned to the hotel after one of the most beautiful days of my life! Today I managed to beat the world No.1 and it was an incredible feeling. Playing on Centre Court filled with people and to be able to win against Caroline was crazy and a very special moment... It was a tough match, and the wind was really strong, which made it more difficult!
In addition to the singles, in doubles me and my partner Cichi won against Vesnina and Mirza, who have won a lot of tournaments together this year. We said it's a perfect day! Now I'm a little tired, but it's worth it.
Soon I'll go to dinner with my coach, Cichi and Pollicino (our physio).
Tomorrow is going to be another long day. I'm playing against Ana Ivanovic, who I beat the last time we played in Pattaya in February, but she's playing very well right now and I expect a nice match! Then it's doubles later. I think this blog is bringing me luck!!! :-) I hope to write tomorrow with another good win.
Bye bye guys!!
Why did you get into tennis and how old were you? Michael
I started to play at five years old because my father likes tennis!
Who is your favorite player to watch on the ATP? Nicholas, Indonesia
My favorite player from the ATP to watch is of course Roger Federer! It's just incredible to watch him play. He makes everything look so easy.
Did you change anything in the last year to play even better? Jim
I didn't change anything. I have the same coaches and everything else is the same too. I think as I started winning more matches this year, I started getting more and more confidence in myself.
How do you imagine your life in five years? Zoltan, Hungary
I don't know, I hope to have a good family with maybe two children and a very nice husband! :-)