Ashleigh Barty‘s new runner-up in the WTA rankings is in New York. For the first time world n ° 2, Aryna Sabalenka presents himself as one of the outsiders of this edition. By playing her first Grand Slam semi-final at Wimbledon, the Belarusian turned a corner. And despite her loss for her entry in Cincinnati, Sabalenka arrives confident and ready for the title fight. It will start against Serbian Nina Stojanovic.
US Open – Ashleigh Barty before her first round
“The goal is always to win.”
“The goal is always to win. Everyone has the same goal I think. But after Wimbledon, I understood that you shouldn’t think about victory, the final or being in the second week. . I just have to enjoy and be ready for every game. Deploy my best level and give everything I have. I reached the semi-finals at Wimbledon, I hope to do better this time. “As a second step, Belarusian gave her opinion on Barty’s sparkling form . ” What she’s doing, being on top for so long, I think that’s the goal of all players. It’s something amazing. I’m impressed.”