Christmas always marks the very late stages of the beloved offseason for the tennis players and an obvious and ulterior motive to connected with the fans. Simona Halep, Elina Svitolina, Caroline Wozniacki, and Naomi Osaka didn’t miss the chance.
Simona Halep and her boyfriend Toni Iuric
Simona has been dating for some time Toni Iuric that is a businessman from Macedonia with many interests in Romania. Halep is well-known for not being very adamant about being too public with her personal life. However, this time she didn’t miss the opportunity to wish Merry Christmas with Toni on Instagram.
Elina Svitolina and Gael Monfils
The Ukrainian spent her Christmas with her boyfriend Gael Monfils on the tennis court. Of course, they also didn’t miss the chance to post a video on their joint Instagram account GEMS Life.
Naomi Osaka and her sister Mari
The Japanese celebrated her Christmas on Instagram, posting a funny video of her sister Mari showing off some weird dancing moves. Why not?
Naomi celebrating her sister Mari pic.twitter.com/Bbey0ljOb0
— Luke (@Luke16572469) December 26, 2019
Caroline Wozniacki, her husband and family
This will be Caroline’s “final” Christmas as a tennis pro player since she has already announced her retirement. The Dane will call it a career after the upcoming Australian Open, and she will play her farewell match with Serena Williams on the 18th of May. Wozniacki posted a nice picture with her husband and all her family wishing Merry Christmas to her fans.
Simona Halep’s ranking and performance in 2019
Ranked no.4, the Romanian played her last match on the 1st of November when she lost to Karolina Pliskova 6-0 2-6 6-4 in the round robin in Shenzhen.
At the moment, this season the Romanian has a 39-17 win-loss record. Simona conquered 1 title in Wimbledon. The Romanian was the finalist in Doha and in Madrid.
Elina Svitolina’s ranking and performance in 2019
At the moment ranked no.6, the Ukrainian played her last match on the 3rd of November when she surrendered to Ashleigh Barty 6-4 6-3 in the final in Shenzhen.
Elina Svitolina’s most significant result of this year was reaching the final in Shenzhen.
Simona Halep and Elina Svitolina played each other 10 times. The head to head is 5-5.
The last time that they locked horns, Elina Svitolina won 7-5 6-3 in the round robin in Shenzhen (WTA Finals) on the 30th of October 2019.
in the below video you can watch the highlights.
Naomi Osaka’s ranking and performance in 2019
Now the world no.3, Naomi played her last match on the 27th of October when she beat Petra Kvitova 7-61 4-6 6-4 in the round robin in Shenzhen.
At the moment, this season Osaka has a 40-11 win-loss record. Naomi has won 3 titles in 2019 at the Australian Open, in Osaka and in Beijing.
Caroline Wozniacki’s ranking and performance in 2019
Ranked no.38, Caroline played her last match on the 5th of October when she had to surrender to Naomi Osaka 6-4 6-2 in the semifinal in Beijing.
Caroline Wozniacki’s best performance of the present year was reaching the final in Charleston.
Naomi Osaka and Caroline Wozniacki played each other 3 times. The head to head is 2-1 for Wozniacki.
The last time that they played, Elina Svitolina won 6-4 6-2 in the semifinal in Beijing (China Open) on the 5th of October 2019.
Here the video highlights.