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Yanina Wickmayer
  • Nationality: BEL ()
  • Birthdate: October 20, 1989
  • Age: 27 years old
  • Birthplace: Lier, Belgium
  • Residence: Monte Carlo, Monaco
  • Turned Pro: Pro (2004)
  • Plays: Right-handed (two-handed backhand)
  • Coach:
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Coached by Stefan Wauters and father, Marc Wickmayer; does off-court training with Marc Frey ... Introduced to tennis at age 9 by friends at local courts ... S ... Read Full Bio

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  • Wickmayer Whips Top-seeded Shuai at WTA Guangzhou
  • pegged as a future star on the WTA tour, things never panned out as a top player for now-27-year-old Yanina Wickmayer of Belgium, whose career has been beset by injuries. But on Wednesday the No. 116-ranked Wickmayer had a moment in the sun in the land of the rising sun, up...
  • 2017-09-20
  • US Open Hits Keep Coming as Kerber Ousted 1st Round
  • sets to get by Lara Arruabarrena Vecino, No. 15 Madison Keys and No. 23 Barbora Strycova. Also on the upset tip was Belgian Yanina Wickmayer who rolled No. 28 seed Lesia Tsurenko 6-3, 6-1. Matches to look for Wednesday on the rain-backed-up schedule include (WC) Maria Sharapov...
  • 2017-08-30
  • Sharapova v Halep 1st Rd. Headlines Wild Women's US Open; Preview
  • (6) Angie Kerber, (12) Jelena Ostapenko, (15) Madison Keys Floaters: Genie Bouchard, Daria Kasatkina, Christina McHale, Yanina Wickmayer, Naomi Osaka Notes: Can you remember a year ago when Kerber was No. 1? Seems like an eon ago. The No. 6 seed could be one-and-done this ...
  • 2017-08-25
  • Thiem, 4 ATP Top 10; Halep at Combined Citi Open; ATP/WTA Previews
  • returns from an injury following last year's Olympics and Halep is competing in Washington for the first time...The absent Yanina Wickmayer beat Davis in last year's final...Stephens (2015) is the lone former champ in the field. ...
  • 2017-07-29
  • Struggling Kerber, 5 of Top 10 at WTA Dubai; Budapest; Previews
  • LADIES OPEN Budapest, Hungary; surface: hard Seeds: Timea Babos, Lucie Safarova, Julia Goerges, Sorana Cirstea, Yanina Wickmayer, Pauline Parmentier, Oceane Dodin, Annika Beck Floaters: Donna Vekic, Kirsten Flipkens Notes: No Top 30 players, but Hungary's own Ti...
  • 2017-02-19
  • Serena Williams Conquers Bencic, Yips at Australian Open
  • to another tester, this time lefty former Top 10er Lucie Safarova, who on Tuesday survived nine match points to beat Belgian Yanina Wickmayer. Also into the second round from the Top 10 were No. 3 Agnieszka Radwanska working past Tsvetana Pironkova 6-1, 4-6, 6-1 in the final ni...
  • 2017-01-17
  • Arn Follows Sharapova Upset, Topping Wickmayer for WTA Auckland Crown
  • Greta Arn showed her upset over former No. 1 Maria Sharapova was no fluke, on Saturday ousting No. 2 seed Yanina Wickmayer 6-3, 6-3 to win her second career title at 31 years old at the ASB Classic in Auckland. The unseeded Arn, ranked No. 88 entering the event, saved fi...
  • 2011-01-08
  • Justin Henin Interview - Wimbledon, June 25
  • good results. I mean, we proved we could do a lot of things for a little country. But it was difficult when we stopped. Then Yanina Wickmayer arrived, Kim came back, Kirsten Flipkens a very good season also. It's great that we have this interest in the Belgian tennis again. FastS...
  • 2010-06-25
  • More...
  • Davydenko, Stosur, Wickmayer Win Titles; Tennis-X Notes
  • Gael Monfils Saves MP To Beat Ivo Karlovic For Washington Title; Yanina Wickmayer Wins Two
  • Yanina Wickmayer Tennis Doping Press Conference
  • Belgians Clijsters, Wickmayer Win WTA Titles During Week 1 of 2010
  • Wickmayer Whips Top-seeded Shuai at WTA Guangzhou
  • Henin Overcomes Wickmayer Test, Petrova Next at Australian Open


  • Recent fan comments for Yanina Wickmayer:


    jharts1@juno.com
    Says:

    yanina is my favorite player, combination of :
    athelicticism,grace and talent,,and so easy on the eyes???

    Posted on November 4, 2011 at 15:07 ET



    brick lindsey
    Says:

    great match ,I see u becoming the bwest one day,dont give up on yourself, u cam use me in your corner. kinglindsay1217@yahoo.com

    Posted on April 9, 2011 at 00:12 ET



    JP
    Says:

    Keep up your regimen/training to pay the bills you can be a sparring partner for other top tier players on the tour .other players take note it could happen to them as well- their solidarity will benefit all.If there is a petition you've got my signature.

    Posted on November 6, 2009 at 09:49 ET



    peter hirbour
    Says:

    Congratulations on a wonderful match. You look like a person who couldn't loose. Expect only great things from you.

    Posted on September 9, 2009 at 17:13 ET



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