List of records broken by Marketa Vondrousova after winning the 2023 Wimbledon

A number of records were broken by Vondrousova after her incredible triumph at Wimbledon in 2023.


List of records broken by Marketa Vondrousova after winning the 2023 Wimbledon

Marketa Vondrousova (Credit:- CNN)

Marketa Vondrousova, an unseeded athlete, defeated all odds to win the Wimbledon Women’s Singles Final against the fearsome World No. 6, Ons Jabeur. Vondrousova scored a straight-set victory with an amazing display of talent and effort, winning 6-4, 6-4. Her incredible effort will go down in Wimbledon history as one of the tournament’s most memorable accomplishments.

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Marketa Vondrousova, a 24-year-old Czech woman who entered the tournament as the underdog, demonstrated her unwavering spirit and adaptability on Wimbledon’s legendary grass courts. She continuously surprised opponents and tennis fans alike with her determination throughout the competition, demonstrating her ability to adapt to varied playing styles.

Vondrousova demonstrated great shot-making and a strategic strategy that taxed Jabeur’s abilities from the start of the match. Jabeur was kept on her toes by the Czech player’s aggressive baseline game and deft touch at the net. Despite Jabeur’s best efforts to fight back and unleash her powerful shots, Vondrousova kept her cool and took advantage of her opponent’s unforced errors.

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Feats achieved by Marketa Vondrousoa after winning the Wimbledon 2023

Marketa Vondrousova
Marketa Vondrousova (Credit:- BBC)

By winning Wimbledon 2023, which was also her first final at Wimbledon, Vondrousova broke many records. Those are:

  • Marketa Vondrousova upsets Ons Jabeur to become the first unseeded woman to win Wimbledon in 60 years.
  • Marketa Vondrousova became the lowest-ranked woman to win Wimbledon by upsetting Ons Jabeur.
  • Only Martina Hingis (three) had fewer grass court wins at WTA events than Marketa Vondrousova (four) in the Open Era prior to winning her maiden Ladies’ Singles title in Wimbledon.
  • Marketa Vondrousova is the fifth left-handed player to win the Singles title at Wimbledon in the Open Era, after Ann Jones, Martina Navratilova, Petra Kvitova, and Angelique Kerber.
  • Marketa Vondrousova is the lowest-ranked player (#42) to win the Women’s Singles title in Wimbledon since the WTA Rankings were introduced.
  • Marketa Vondrousova is the 59th Women’s Singles Grand Slam winner and the 24th in Wimbledon.
  • Even with her Wimbledon title, Marketa Vondroušová still hasn’t a positive record on grass: she’s 11-11
  • Marketa Vondrousova has defeated all 4 Slam’ winners by participating in this Wimbledon 2023 (Venus Williams, Sofia Kenin, Victoria Azarenka, and Iga Swiatek)
  • Marketa Vondrousova is now the third player in the Open Era to reach the Women’s Singles semi-final at Wimbledon after defeating four seeded opponents, after Zheng Jie (2008) and Barbora Strycova (2019).
  • Two unseeded players (Elina Svitolina and Marketa Vondrousova) faced each other in a Women’s Singles semi-final in Wimbledon for the first time in the Open Era.

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