Dominic Thiem and his girlfriend Kristina Mladenovic are an item for more than 2 years and they are enjoying great success this season. While the Frenchwoman has just won the WTA Finals in doubles (with Timea Babos) and the Fed Cup, her boyfriend has already clinched 5 titles this year and he is 1 step from winning the Finals in London where he will face Stefanos Tsitsipas.
Thiem, Mladenovic, and soccer
Like many other tennis players such as Rafale Nadal or Roger Federer, Dominic has a huge passion for soccer. He always regrets that he has no time to play the sport unless it’s off season’s time for tennis. Thiem was caught on camera practicing his football skills with tennis balls with great results like the video as below with Rafael Nadal.
Actually, his girlfriend, Kiki Mladenovic, is also rather skilled at playing soccer as per the following video published on Instagram. Impressing.
Thiem in London, ranking, and results in 2019
The Austrian will take on Tsitsipas in the final. The head to head is 4-2 for Thiem.
The last time that they competed against each other, Thiem won 3-6 6-4 6-1 in the final in Beijing on the 06th October 2019.
The Austrian clinched 5 titles in 2019 in Indian Wells, in Barcelona, in Kitzbuhel, in Beijing and in Vienna. Dominic was the finalist at the French Open.
Thiem won 16 titles in his career: 3 on hard courts, 10 on clay courts, 2 on indoor courts and 1 on grass courts. (See the list of his titles)
Kristina Mladenovic’s ranking and performance in 2019
Ranked no.38, the French Player played her last match on the 19th of October when she capitulated to Belinda Bencic 6-3 6-4 in the semifinal in Moscow.
Kristina Mladenovic’s best performance of this season was reaching the semi-finals in Moscow and Zhengzhou.