Tennis

Angelique Kerber parts ways with coach

AFP-JIJI

Angelique Kerber has split with her coach Rainer Schuttler two weeks after her shock early exit at Wimbledon, the three-time Grand Slam champion announced on Friday.

The former world No. 1’s defense of her Wimbledon crown came to end in the second round at the hands of Lauren Davis, who had been ranked outside the top 250 earlier this year.

In addition to her Wimbledon disappointment, she was humiliated in straight sets by the unseeded Danielle Collins in the last 16 of the Australian Open and knocked out in the first round at Roland Garros.

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