JOHANNA KONTA

Complete Game Analysis

Date of Birth:

05/17/1991

Residence:

Eastbourne, England

Height:

5'1'' / 180 cm

Weight:

154 lbs / 70 kg

Turned Pro:

N/A

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Last Update:

December 2020

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Number of Points Analyzed for this Study:

1839

Shots' Ranking 2020

Return

98

Forehand

82

Backhand

60

Volley

12

Johanna Konta's Strengths

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Serve

5 Stars

Strengths:

Weaknesses:

    * 20% more Aces/Service Winners & 30% fewer Double Faults than her Rivals on Average
    * First Serve Percentage (59%)
    * First Serve Won Points (69%)
    * Ratio of Aces/Service Winners on First Serve (25%)
    * Second Serve Won Points (53%)
    * Ratio of Double Faults (9%)
    * Ratio of Aces/Service Winners on Second Serve (3%)
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Return

2 Stars

Strengths:

Weaknesses:

    * 30% more Winners/Forcing Errors with the Return than her Rivals on Average
    * 30% more Unforced Errors with the Return than her Rivals on Average
    * High Ratio of Unforced Errors with the Forehand Return
    * Second Serve Return Won Points (52%)
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Forehand

3 Stars

Strengths:

Weaknesses:

    * 15% more Winners/Forcing Errors with the Forehand than her Rivals on Average
    * 15% more Unforced Errors with the Forehand than her Rivals on Average
    * Wins 52% of the Rallies after playing 2 Forehands Cross in a row
    * Low Ratio of Winners/Forcing Errors with the Forehand Cross & Inside Out
    * Wins 66% of the Rallies after playing a Forehand Inside In
    * High Ratio of Unforced Errors with the Forehand Cross
    * Wins 67% of the Points after playing a Forehand Inside In
    * Wins 42% of the Rallies after playing a Forehand Down the Line
    * Forehand Drop Shot (73% of the points won when played)
    * Forehand Attack on a short ball
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Backhand

3 Stars

Strengths:

Weaknesses:

    * 60% more Winners/Forcing Errors with the Backhand than her Rivals on Average
    * 40% more Unforced Errors with the Backhand than her Rivals on Average
    * Very high Ratio of Winners/Forcing Errors with the Backhand Cross
    * High Ratio of Unforced Errors with the Backhand Cross
    * Wins 52% of the Rallies after playing a Backhand Down the Line
    * Wins 40% of the Rallies after playing 2 Backhands Cross in a row
    * First Backhand Attack after her Serve
    * Backhand Drop Shot (45% of the points won when played)
    * Backhand Attack on a short ball
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Volley

5 Stars

Strengths:

    * 2 times more Winners/Forcing Errors with the Volley than her Rivals on Average
    * Total of Points Won at the Net (17%)
    * 1-2 Punch Approach (72% of points won; 8% of her total points won)
    * Baseline Approach (9% of her total points won)
    * Volley Winners-Forcing Errors/Unforced Errors Ratio (74%)

Weaknesses:

    * Serve & Volley (not really played)

Johanna Konta's Game Style

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Server

High

When compared with her opponents, Johanna Konta takes her biggest edge with her Serve making on average 20% more aces/service winners than them. When her first serve lands in, 25% of the time it is unreturned and this number is above the WTA average.

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Puncher

Medium-low

Johanna Konta is much more a Tempo Player than a Puncher. She plays rather flat, close to her baseline with pace and makes on average more winners/forcing errors with her forehand, backhand & return than her opponents. Punchers usually get much more points than their opponents with the topspin forehand and this is not her case.

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Tempo Player

High

Johanna Konta is a dominant Tempo Player. She plays rather flat, close to her baseline with pace and makes on average more winners/forcing errors with her forehand, backhand & return than her opponents.

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Offensive Player

High

Johanna Konta also posses an Offensive side to her game. In total, 17% of her points are won at the net and when compared with her opponents she takes her second biggest edge with the volley. Her favorite ways to come in are the 1-2 punch approach right after her serve or the baseline approach.

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Retriever

Medium-low

Johanna Konta is far too Offensive & aggressive to be regarded as a Retriever. In total, only 41% of her points are won by the errors of her opponents and this number is below the WTA average.

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