The first Latvian Grand Slam Winner Jelena Ostapenko was failed in the singles and doubles first round at Wimbledon Championship 2019. However, In the mixed doubles, Jelena was a partnership with Swedish player Robert Lindstedt to reach her first mixed-doubles Grand Slam final of her career. During the tournament, unfortunately, the Latvian hits trice the other players especially she smashed her mixed doubles partner Robert twice in a row.
Alize Cornet said, “This is the way to win a point”
While playing the Women’s doubles during the first round match Jelena Ostapenko hits opponent Alize Cornet of France with a serve and wins a point as well. At the same time, Cornet complained to court umpire “this is the way to win a point”. However, the 14th seeded Jelena -Kudermevota pair lost to Corner-Martic pair in the three sets.
Jelena Ostapenko punched her partner twice
At the Wimbledon 2019, Ostapenko smashed her mixed doubles partner Robert Lindstedt of Sweden on his backside during the second round match against Makoto Ninomiya and Andres Molteni. Eventually, Jelena-Robert won the match in the three sets.
Nevertheless, Latvian was smacked at the speed of 93miles per hour on the back of his head at the time of the round of 16 against Zhang Shuai and Peers. Even though, Robert showed double fingers to Jelena for indicating like twice in a week.
Ostapenko hitted Simona Halep in China Open
In 2016, Jelena and Simona paired in the Wuhan open doubles tournament. In the first round, the two were to meet the pair of Bethanie Mattek-Sands and Lucie Safarova, in the very first lap of the tournament.
Just 26 minutes into the game, Halep was forced to withdraw from the match after being brutally hit in the ear by a ferocious ball sent by his partner, Jelena Ostapenko.
“It was a long exchange of balls. Mattek-Sands and I were on the net. Ostapenko wanted to hit the ball with his lap or right, I’m not sure. I was looking ahead. He hit me right here, right in the head. I was hit by a ball that was about 150 kilometres per hour. I was dizzy at first, but then I came back,” said Simona Halep after the bad experience of that match.
That was the first and last match in which Halep and Ostapenko made a pair.
Fans interesting comments about Jelena’s Serving
“Everyone Hide, Ostapenko is Serving!!!“
“Ostapenko was nowadays very funny… Women’s doubles she hit Cornet…Now her partner…So funny“
“Next her serve will hit the umpire then the tournament director.“
“Robert was very manly. Great Gentleman.“
“That’s what he gets for moving too early for the poaching.“