Maria Sakkari: “I want a good course in a Grand Slam”

Having changed coach and showing her slowly finding her “steps” and confidence, or seems to … look up again! Ideal premiere held yesterday (02.04.2024) Maria Sakkaris on the earth surface and Charleston’s WTA 500 (USA) tournament. The Greek tennis player was comfortable with 6-3, 6-3 of Bulgaria, Victoria Tomova (No 74 in the world) and qualified for the “16” of the tournament in the USA. Sakkari said fully pleased by her performance in this particular match, but also by her general course in recent weeks: “I am pleased with my reaction to the difficult points of the race. Overall I know that I am a character who has ups and downs,” stressed the leading Greek tennis player and completed: “I want to eliminate them and not have many falls in the season. This is my biggest goal and we will see what the ranking will be like at the end of the year. I haven’t played well in a major Grand Slam level tournament in a while. After a good Grand Slam maybe I can say that I’ve kept this stability of the last few weeks. ‘