Previous to Sunday relaxation in Wimbledon there was a Saturday of fury in ladies’s tennis. Australian Ajla Tomljanovic and Latvian Jelena Ostapenko crossed paths ugly and the first accused the second of playing the injured. Study the particulars of this uncommon dispute in the English Grand Slam.
After one set per facet, the Aussie shortly went 4-0, at which level the champion of Roland Garros 2017 requested for a physician. Tomljanovic didn’t consider it and thought that his rival was attempting to place a pause to the duel. However not solely did he assume it, he mentioned it too.
Ajla Tomljanovic had a spicy duel.
She approached the chair umpire and mentioned: “You already know he’s mendacity, proper? Everyone knows. Are you considering that it appeared good for an hour and a half? And now he says he has an harm ”. Ostapenko mentioned nothing and as quickly as he returned to the court docket he broke his rival’s serve. Likewise, this didn’t attain him and he misplaced 4-6, 6-Four and 6-2.
After the sport, they crossed paths as soon as extra. “When you assume I’m mendacity, you may speak to the physio. Your habits is horrible. You’ve gotten zero respect. By no means had an harm? Too dangerous, so dangerous … “, mentioned Ostapenko. Tomljanovic left it behind when he replied:” I hope you are feeling higher. “
Jelena Ostepenko mentioned she was injured.
The confrontation continued at post-game press conferences. “She will’t say something about my harm, as a result of she doesn’t know something. It has been very disrespectful, as a result of any tennis participant might be injured. You’ll be able to’t say something until it’s my physio or the physician. You’ll be able to’t name me a liar in entrance of everybody. She is the participant with the worst habits on the complete circuit. That you’re profitable doesn’t provide you with the proper to do what you need. If I had been at 50% I might have gainedOstapenko assured.
What did the winner say? “I’ve been in conditions the place gamers use that medical timeout to take their opponent out, normally when they’re shedding badly and when the sport was nearing the finish. She will inform she was sorry. I don’t assume it was. There was nothing fallacious along with her all through the sport, however then why at 0-Four does she name the physio?“, answered.
That is hardly left in a single spherical. We must see what is going to occur in the subsequent …