The hard part for me to play again is starting from zero.It would be great to have a special ranking and wildcards so I can start playing WTAs right away, and not having to play ITFs, which is tough.De Cypriotische tennisser greep tijdens een kantwissel naar zijn mobiele telefoon en begon er verwoed op te tokkelen.Niet zomaar wat, neen, Baghdatis verstuurde een sms naar zijn vrouw.But it seems like nothing in my life has happened the way I originally planned it, so who knows? De wanhoop nabij na een 2-0 achterstand in sets, ging Marcos Baghdatis tot een ongebruikelijke actie over in zijn achtste finale op de US Open.
Just days after our reader Anastasia suggested a WTA Players and their Boyfriends/Husbands series, we already have a good reason to launch it – two years into their relationship, women’s tennis player Karolina Sprem and ATP star Marcos Baghdatis decided to tie the knot this weekend in the bride’s native Croatia.
His wife, WTA player Karolina Sprem, was about to give birth.
"As I got to the lockers I picked up my phone to call Karolina, as she was going in the morning for a check up at the doctor," explained Baghdatis. She told me, 'You are going to be a father today.' I was a little confused as Karolina wasn’t due to go in until Thursday, but she told me, 'She is in now.' So I told her I will arrange my tickets to get to Croatia.
Reader Tenniz-fan sent me a tip for my WTA Players and their Lovers page, telling me that Sloane Stephens is dating fellow tennis player Jack Sock. On their Instagram profiles, they shared several photos of them hugging.
Sloane has had a more accomplished tennis career so far, with her highest ranking being No.11 (current No.18), while her boyfriend’s highest was No.78 (current No.