Diede de Groot’s profession objectives, according to her website, are to win a number of occasions on the tennis Grand Slams and to turn into an Olympic champion. The 23-year-old from the Netherlands has already made a significant dent in these objectives — truly, she’s crushed them.
De Groot is at present the No. 1 player in women’s wheelchair tennis and has gained back-to-back singles titles at Wimbledon (2017 and 2018), the US Open (2018 and 2019), and the Australian Open (2018 and 2019). She claimed her first French Open singles title final 12 months, and this implies she’s gained each sort of Grand Slam match there may be in tennis at the least as soon as — and she or he solely made her Grand Slam debut in 2017!
Apart from her main singles wins, de Groot has raked up doubles wins in any respect 4 Grand Slams, is a three-time world champion, and has titles on the Wheelchair Tennis Masters. And, to high all of it off, she gained a silver medal on the 2016 Paralympic Video games. She’s at present hoping to win her third straight US Open girls’s wheelchair singles title on Sept. 12.
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