American Sloane Stephens, who won a US Open on Saturday night in convincing conform in New York over countryman Madison Keys, has a ability to win many some-more grand slams according to Mats Wilander.
The 24-year-old Stephens thumped Keys 6-3, 6-0 in only 60 mins during Arthur Ashe Stadium, a transparent denote that she has a intensity of adding some-more slams to her ‘résumé’ going forward.
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What creates her feat even some-more special is that Stephens battled behind from feet medicine in January, having been wheelchair firm during one stage.
Former universe series one Wilander told Reuters in an talk that he felt Stephens played good and had been plain via a contest though he felt she had not been “there emotionally all a time until this week”.
“The diversion is there, she only hasn’t unequivocally been there emotionally all a time until this week,” Wilander told Reuters.
“Maybe her final damage woke her adult and done her conclude how advantageous she is and that she should work unequivocally hard.”
“She is so talented, so discerning and so emotionally calm. She doesn’t have any weakness. It’s a initial of many grand impact titles if we demeanour during how she played today.”
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The doubt is if Stephens want’s or has a expostulate to do it? generally after observant ‘maybe she should retire’ after her victory.
“Today, nobody in a universe beats Sloane Stephens,” pronounced Wilander. “If she cares in each compare she plays like she did today, she’s going to be adult there in a rankings really quickly.
“But we don’t know what her ambitions are. She pronounced it herself, maybe we should retire currently since this is a best day, we can’t tip this. There we go, you’re not going to hear (Rafa) Nadal contend that.”
“She’s a oldest of a subsequent era and she’s a some-more mature, that creates a difference,” pronounced Wilander.
“When feet speed and patience are your dual strengths, it’s easier since attack winners is a gamble. Some days it works, some days it doesn’t.
“Madison Keys will be her categorical opposition though there are a lot of good players. Elina Svitolina, many substantially (Jelena) Ostapenko, (Daria) Kasaktina.”