LEYLAH FERNANDEZ

Complete Game Analysis

Date of Birth:

09/06/2002

Residence:

Montreal, Canada

Height:

5'4'' /

Weight:

-

Turned Pro:

-

Last Update:

September 2020

Number of Points Analyzed for this Study:

547

Shots' Ranking 2020

Serve

Return

Forehand

Backhand

Volley

Leylah Fernandez' Strengths

Serve

3 Stars

Strengths:

Weaknesses:

    * 20% more Aces/Service Winners than her Rivals on Average
    * First Serve Percentage (58%)
    * First Serve Won Points & Ratio of Unreturned in the Average (64%/20%)
    * First Serve Won Points & Ratio of Unreturned in the Average (64%/20%)
    * Second Serve Won Points (50%)
    * Ratio of Aces/Service Winners on Second Serve (1%)

Return

2 Stars

Strengths:

Weaknesses:

    * None
    * 2 times fewer Winners / Forcing Errors & 40% more Unforced Errors with the Return than her Rivals on Average
    * Low Ratio of Winners / Forcing Errors with the Forehand & Backhand Return
    * High Ratio of Unforced Errors with the Backhand Return
    * Second Serve Return Won Points (52%)

Forehand

4 Stars

Strengths:

Weaknesses:

    * 25% fewer Unforced Errors for the same Ratio of Winners / Forcing Errors with the Forehand than her Rivals on Average
    * Ratio of Winners / Forcing Errors in the Average in every direction
    * Ratio of Winners / Forcing Errors in the Average in every direction
    * Wins 41% of the Rallies after playing a Forehand Inside In
    * Low Ratio of Unforced Errors with the Forehand Cross & Inside In
    * First Forehand after the Serve (lack of winners/forcing errors)
    * Wins 57% of the Rallies after playing 2 Forehands Cross in a row
    * Wins 53% of the Rallies after playing a Forehand Down the Line
    * Forehand Effectiveness in the Medium & Long Rallies (over 5 shots)
    * Forehand Drop Shot (60% of the points won when played)
    * Forehand Attack on a short ball

Backhand

4 Stars

Strengths:

Weaknesses:

    * 20% fewer Unforced Errors with the Backhand than her Rivals on Average
    * 20% fewer Winners / Forcing Errors with the Backhand than her Rivals on Average
    * Ratio of Winners / Forcing Errors in the Average in every direction
    * Ratio of Winners / Forcing Errors in the Average in every direction
    * Low Ratio of Unforced Errors with the Backhand Down the Line
    * First Backhand after the Serve (lack of winners/forcing errors)
    * Wins 60% of the Rallies after playing 2 Backhands Cross in a row
    * Wins 59% of the Rallies after playing a Backhand Down the Line
    * Backhand Effectiveness in the Medium & Long Rallies (over 5 shots)
    * Backhand Drop Shot (55% of the points won when played)
    * Backhand Touch on a short ball

Volley

Strengths:

    * Same Ratio of Winners / Forcing Errors with the Volley as her Rivals on Average
    * Percentage of Points Won at the Net (74%)
    * Baseline Approach (76% of the points won, 9% of her total points won)

Weaknesses:

    * Same Ratio of Winners / Forcing Errors with the Volley as her Rivals on Average
    * Serve & Volley (not played)
    * Volley Winners-Forcing Errors / Unforced Errors Ratio (45%)

Laylah Fernandez' Game Style

Server

Laylah Fernandez posses a Serve in the average of the WTA players. Her first serve won points & ratio of aces/service winners is in the average.

Puncher

From the back of the court, Leylah Fernandez' game style is between a Puncher, a Tempo player and a Retriever. From the Puncher side she has the forehand attacks. She likes to run around her backhand and this is with this shot that she is the most dangerous.

Tempo Player

From the back of the court, Leylah Fernandez' game style is between a Puncher, a Tempo player and a Retriever. From the Tempo side, she has her court position close to the baseline and her flat shots. She puts pace in every shot and can easily take the ball on the rise.

Offensive Player

Leylah Fernandez' Offensive side is in the average of the WTA players. She is very effective with the baseline approach but the stats show that she is better with her approaches than with her volley (high ratio of unforced errors).

Retriever

From the back of the court, Leylah Fernandez' game style is between a Puncher, a Tempo player and a Retriever. From the Retriever side she has the consistency. 52% of her points are won by the errors of her rivals on this result is above the WTA average. She puts pace on both sides close to her baseline but dominates her opponents mainly by making fewer errors than them.

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