ITF Vancouver: strong first round game, but no quarterfinals

ITF Vancouver: strong first round game, but no quarterfinals

Yanina impressed in the first round in Vancouver by sending the fifth-seeded player home in straight sets. Kateryna Kozlova (WTA-115) lost 6-3 6-3 after little over an hour. Yanina started out strong in the second round against Canadian Carol Zhao (WTA-384), winning the first set by 6-0, but ultimately lost the game with 6-4 6-4 in the second and third set. The game lasted 1 hour and 42 minutes.

World Team Tennis: Yanina wins title with Orange County Breakers

World Team Tennis: Yanina wins title with Orange County Breakers

The Orange County Breakers take home the 2017 World Team Tennis Championship title. World TeamTennis is a mixed-gender professional tennis league played with a team format in the United States, which was founded in 1973. Yanina started playing with the team on July 17th, right after her wedding. The decision to postpone the honeymoon now proves to be a satisfying one, with Yanina also winning the league's Rookie of the Year Award.

Roland Garros: strong first-round match ends in loss for Yanina

Roland Garros: strong first-round match ends in loss for Yanina

After reaching third round in Paris last year, rising star Daria Kasatkina proved to be too strong of an opponent for Yanina in this years first round. The game ended 75 64, but Wicky remains positive. "I showed the world I can still play tennis," she said. "Kasatkina makes few mistakes on gravel, and doesn't hand out any gifts." 

In doubles, Yanina and Pauline Parmentier lost from Kiki Bertens and Johanna Larsson in the 2nd round: 62 75.

Yanina = gastvrouw Feeling

Yanina = gastvrouw Feeling

Elke maand heeft het populaire maandblad Feeling een straffe madam te gast, en in juni valt Yanina die eer te beurt! Topvrouwen zoals Pascale Naessens, Sofie Dumont en Goedele Leyssen gingen haar al vooraf. In het juni-nummer van Feeling vertelt Yanina over de liefde van haar leven Jerôme en wat haar verdere toekomstplannen zijn. Je maakt kennis met de vrouw áchter de tennisspeelster en wat haar interesses zijn naast de sport. Verder neemt ze ons mee naar haar tweede thuisstad, de grootste aan de Franse Rivièra: Nice, volgens Yanina de stad waar veel moois bij elkaar komt. Via de Feeling website en Facebookpagina zal Yanina tips and tricks delen en geeft ze ons een kijkje in haar leven aan de hand van leuke filmpjes. Zo gaat Feeling op bezoek bij haar thuis, toont ze ons haar sportroutine en schotelen we haar enkele pittige dilemma’s voor. Nu te koop!