Iga Swiatek talks about her run in Rome

Iga Swiatek praised her dominant performance in IBI24, citing improved serve, practice, and WTA security. She admired Nadal's spin and flat backhand, focusing on strengths.

Iga Swiatek Talks About Her Run In Rome

Iga Swiatek expressed satisfaction with her dominant performance in the Quarterfinals of IBI24, particularly her strong first set. Swiatek attributed her improved serve to constant focus and practice, even without much time to prepare. She also discussed the disrupted play due to protests, trusting the WTA’s security to handle such situations.

Swiatek did not focus on emulating Rafael Nadal’s game but admired his use of spin and flat backhand as similarities to her own play. In a separate topic, Swiatek discussed her mindset of becoming a complete tennis player and focusing on strengths rather than weaknesses, influenced by her coach. She reflected on the impact of decisions made at a young age on her career and expressed gratitude for her choices and supporters.

Swiatek in Rome, ranking, and results in 2024

Iga Swiatek

38 - 4win/loss

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22 year old
2024 Highlights

At the moment ranked no.1, Swiatek has achieved a composed 36-4 match record in 2024. The Pole is now competing in Rome where she toppled the world no.77 Bernarda Pera 6-0 6-2, the world no.41 Yulia Putintseva 6-3 6-4, the world no.331 Angelique Kerber 7-5 6-3 and the world no.16 Madison Keys 6-1 6-3.

Iga Swiatek will face the world no.3 Coco Gauff in the semifinal. Their actual record is 9-1 for Swiatek.

The Pole clinched 4 titles in 2024 in Australia, Doha, Indian Wells and Madrid.

Iga won 21 titles in her career: 13 on hard courts and 8 on clay courts. (See the list of her titles)

Swiatek's Record