Former tennis player number 1 in the world and eight-time grand slam winner Mats Wilander assessed Iga Swiatek’s chance to triumph in Roland Garros 2023.
Mats Wilander is one of the living legends of tennis. He is a former Swedish tennis player. Former ATP ranking leader. Tennis coach. Winner of seven Grand Slam tournaments in singles and one in doubles, winner of the Davis Cup. Currently, he cooperates with Eurosport, for which he reports live tennis Grand Slam tournaments.
Wilander is a supporter of Iga Swiatek, who pays her respect, believing that regardless of the conditions, she can do great things. On the first day of the current Roland Garros, Wilander defined the chances of Iga Swiatek, in his opinion, to triumph in the event. Recall that Swiatek is a two-time winner of the Paris Slam.
-I still think she’s a big favourite. She is the best clay player in the world. I don’t think conditions matter. If the courts are fast, she’s great. If the courts are slower, he has a little more time. If she is healthy and 100 percent fit, the situation is the same.- Wilander told Eurosport.