Tennis: Kerber with a new old coach

The former Wimbledon champion Angelique Kerber, is now working again with your old success coach Beltz, Torben. The Management of the 32-Year-old announced on M

Tennis: Kerber with a new old coach

The former Wimbledon champion Angelique Kerber, is now working again with your old success coach Beltz, Torben. The Management of the 32-Year-old announced on Monday. Kerber continues a series on the Switch to this Position. Only in November you had committed to the former professional Dieter Kindl man as a Coach. Its predecessor, the Belgian Wim Fissette (2018), Rainer Schuettler and Dirk Dier (both in 2019) were.

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"the New coach is an old Acquaintance," it said in the press release. With Beltz, who she knows already from his youth, had Kerber from 2004 to 2013, and then again from 2014 to the end of 2017, to be trained. In the process they had experienced in 2016, also your most successful career year. At the Australian and the US Open, she won her first two Grand Slam titles, rose for the first time, to number one in the world rankings and won at the Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro the silver medal.

Outside of the Courts Beltz with Kerber from time to time Backgammon, are handed down in addition, the bets of the two parachute jumps and roller coaster rides played. Kerber and Beltz understand perfectly, since the former schleswig-Holstein Association coach of the then-16-Year-old of 2004, on the Pro tour accompanied. "She was an exceptional talent, I was already impressed by your game," said Beltz once.

The 43-Year-old was after the end of the second cooperation of 2017, with Kerber two and a half years as coach of the Croatian Donna Vekic, which he led from 54th place in the Top 20 in the world. In July Beltz and Vekic broke up, as a result, different views about the re-entry in the Tour were named after the Corona break.

Updated Date: 27 July 2020, 08:19

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