Former World Number One Serena Williams has won 23 Grand Slam singles titles in her career so far. However, Williams has one short to equal the Margaret Court’s all-time record of 24. Recently, Serena Williams’s coach Patrick Mouratoglou says that She feels she can win her 24th Grand Slam as soon as possible.
After her 23rd Grand Slam title, She has participated in the eight grand slam tournaments in a straight line. Nevertheless, Serena Williams reached finals twice in a row at the Wimbledon and US Open(2018 and 2019). At the same time, Williams unable to convert into the Grand Slam titles.
“She had a baby, she was 37 years old when it happened, and it’s such a transformation for a woman both physically and I think also emotionally and mentally,” longtime tennis coach Patrick Mouratoglou told JR SportBrief.
“You have to get used to that and you have to deal with that and you have to bring your body back in shape. She’s done such an incredible amount of work with such an intensity to get back in shape.
I’ve been so impressed because you have no idea about how much effort she put there. She really wants to get that record. It’s on the line. She feels she can do it. She’s been close because she’s reached the last three years four Grand Slam finals.
There is clearly something missing still even though she’s close – because when you reach the final, you’re just one match away from achieving your goal.” Serena’s coach added.
“It’s Time To Push Hard”- Patrick Mouratoglou
Following Mouratoglou’s coaching Serena Williams has won ten Grand Slam titles and won a gold medal in the 2020 London Olympics. She reached back World Number One in the WTA ranking table. And also American lifted the three consecutive year-end championships.
At this moment, Serena Williams has started practicing for the US Open 2020 in her house backyard. Although Patrick Mouratoglou would not attend the training session in the United States due to Coronavirus pandemic he has locked in France. Meanwhile, the French Coach has been guiding his student Serena Williams online.
“It’s time to push hard,” Mouratoglou said. “She’s been practicing with professional [male] players. Unfortunately, I’m not in the U.S., so she practices without me, but she’s sending me some videos of her practice sessions and we discuss on the phone. But for all the players, it’s really a special situation. Everybody is going to try to deal with it in the best possible way, and we’ll see what’s going to happen.” Coach concluded.