BARBORA KREJCIKOVA

Complete Game Analysis

Date of Birth:

12/18/1995

Residence:

Ivancice, Czech Republic

Height:

5'10'' / 178 cm

Weight:

62 kg

Turned Pro:

2014

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Last Update:

December 2020

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Number of Points Analyzed for this Study:

446

Shots' Ranking 2020

Serve

Return

Forehand

Backhand

Volley

Barbora Krejcikova's Strengths

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Serve

2 Stars

Strengths:

Weaknesses:

    * First Serve Percentage (67%)
    * 40% fewer Aces/Service Winners than her Rivals on Average
    * Second Serve Won Points (56%)
    * First Serve Won Points (59%)
    * Ratio of Double Faults (5%)
    * Ratio of Aces/Service Winners on First Serve (12%)
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Return

2 Stars

Strengths:

Weaknesses:

    * First Serve Return Won Points (40%)
    * 2 times fewer Winners/Forcing Errors & 2 times more Unforced Errors with the Return than her Rivals on Average
    * Receives 10% fewer Aces/Service Winners than Average
    * Very low Ratio of Winners/Forcing Errors with the Forehand & Backhand Return
    * Very high Ratio of Unforced Errors with the Forehand & Backhand Return
    * Second Serve Return Won Points (47%)
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Forehand

4 Stars

Strengths:

Weaknesses:

    * 10% more Winners/Forcing Errors & 10% fewer Unforced Errors with the Forehand than her Rivals on Average
    * Low Ratio of Winners/Forcing Errors with the Forehand Cross & Down the Line
    * High Ratio of Winners/Forcing Errors with the Forehand Inside In
    * High Ratio of Unforced Errors with the Forehand Inside Out
    * Low Ratio of Unforced Errors with the Forehand Inside In
    * Wins 56% of the Rallies after playing 2 Forehands Cross in a row
    * Wins 65% of the Rallies after playing a Forehand Inside In
    * Forehand Effectiveness in the Short & Medium Rallies (3-8 shots)
    * Forehand Attacks on a short ball
    * Forehand Drop Shots (52% of the points won when played)
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Backhand

3 Stars

Strengths:

Weaknesses:

    * 30% more Winners/Forcing Errors with the Backhand than her Rivals on Average
    * 10% more Unforced Errors with the Backhand than her Rivals on Average
    * High Ratio of Winners/Forcing Errors with the Backhand Cross & Down the Line
    * Low Ratio of Unforced Errors with the Backhand Cross
    * First Backhand after her Serve & Return
    * Wins 33% of the Rallies after playing 2 Backhands Cross in a row
    * Backhand Drop Shot (67% of the points won when played)
    * Wins 33% of the Rallies after playing 2 Backhand Slice
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Volley

5 Stars

Strengths:

    * 3 times more Winners/Forcing Errors with the Volley than her Rivals
    * Percentage of Points Won at the Net (75%)
    * Total of Points Won at the Net (19%)
    * 1-2 Punch Approach (84% of the points won)
    * Baseline Approach (73% of the points won; 14% of her total points won)
    * Volley Winners-Forcing Errors/Unforced Errors Ratio (80%)

Weaknesses:

    * Serve & Volley (not played)
    * Chip & Charge (not really played)

Barbora Krejcikova's Game Style

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Server

Barbora Krejcikova cannot be regarded as a Server at all. Opting for a high first serve percentage, she makes on average 30% fewer aces/service winners than her opponents and when her first serve lands in, only 12% of the time it is unreturned.

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Puncher

From the back of the court, Barbora Krejcikova's game style is between a Puncher and a Tempo Player. She can attack on both wings but got slightly better results with her forehand than her backhand. Her court position and the spin she uses is also between a Puncher and a Tempo player. Tempo Players tend to play very close to the baseline and Punchers tend to play with a lot of topspin.

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Tempo Player

From the back of the court, Barbora Krejcikova's game style is between a Puncher and a Tempo Player. She can attack on both wings but got slightly better results with her forehand than her backhand. Her court position and the spin she uses is also between a Puncher and a Tempo player. Tempo Players tend to play very close to the baseline and Punchers tend to play with a lot of topspin.

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Offensive Player

As a double specialist, Barbora Krejcikova is excellent at the net. Her approaches are very effective and she gets a very high ratio of net points using the 1-2 and the baseline approach (75%). At the net, she also possess an excellent hand missing only a few volleys (20%).

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Retriever

Barbora Krejcikova's Retrieving skills are in the average. 47% of her points are won by the errors of her opponents and this number stands in the WTA average.

Ostrava Highlights (2020)