ELENA RYBAKINA

Complete Game Analysis

Date of Birth:

06/17/1999

Residence:

Moscow, Russia

Height:

6'0'' / 184 cm

Weight:

159 lbs / 72 kg

Turned Pro:

2014

Last Update:

February 2020

Number of Points Analyzed for this Study:

727

Shots' Ranking 2020

Return

124

Forehand

26

Backhand

21

Volley

135

Elena Rybakina's Strengths

Serve

5 Stars

Strengths:

Weaknesses:

    * 50% more Aces/Service Winners than her Rivals on Average
    * First Serve Percentage (58%)
    * First Serve Won Points (71%)
    * Ratio of Aces/Service Winners on First Serve (33%)
    * Second Serve Won Points (48%)
    * Ratio of Double Faults (9%)

Return

2 Stars

Strengths:

Weaknesses:

    * 60% more Points with the Return than her Rivals on Average
    * Almost 2 times more Errors with the Return
    * High Ratio of Points with the Forehand Return
    * Very high Ratio of Errors with the Forehand Return
    * Second Serve Return Won Points (52%)

Forehand

4 Stars

Strengths:

Weaknesses:

    * 40% more Points with the Forehand than her Rivals on Average
    * 25% more Errors with the Forehand than her Rivals on Average
    * High Ratio of Points with the Forehand Cross & Down the Line
    * High Ratio of Errors wit the Forehand Cross
    * Wins 52% of the Points after playing 2 Forehands Cross in a row
    * Wins 59% of the Points after playing a Forehand Inside In
    * First Forehand after the Serve

Backhand

4 Stars

Strengths:

Weaknesses:

    * 40% more Points with the Backhand than her Rivals on Average
    * 10% more Errors with the Backhand than her Rivals on Average
    * High Ratio of Points with the Backhand Down the Line
    * Wins 42% of the Points after playing 2 Backhands Cross in a row
    * Wins 58% of the Points after playing a Backhand Down the Line
    * Backhand Effectiveness in the Medium Rallies (5-8 shots)
    * First Backhand after the Serve & Return
    * Backhand Pass

Volley

1 Star

Strengths:

    * None

Weaknesses:

    * 3 times fewer Points with the Volley than her Rivals on Average
    * Percentage of Points Won at the Net (56%)
    * Serve & Volley & Chip & Charge (not really played)
    * Baseline Approach (52% of the points won; 5% of her total points won)
    * Volley Points/Errors Ratio (42%)

Elena Rybakina's Game Style

Server

High

When compared with her rivals, Elena Rybakina takes a big edge with her Serve making on average 50% more aces/service winners than them. When her first serve is in, 33% of the times it is unreturned and this ratio is above the general average of the WTA players.

Puncher

High

From the back of the court, Elena Rybakina’s game style is between a Puncher and a Tempo player. From the Puncher side she has the forehand attacks and as a result she makes on average 40% more points with this shot than her rivals.

Tempo Player

High

From the back of the court, Elena Rybakina’s game style is between a Puncher and a Tempo player. From the Tempo side she has a court position close to the baseline, her flat shots and the backhand attacks. Being able to attack on both side, Elena Rybakina is a very aggressive baseliner.

Offensive Player

Low

Elena Rybakina cannot be regarded as an Offensive player at all. At the moment of her career she is not so effective when she comes in winning only 56% of the points.

Retriever

Low

Taking risks on both sides, only 37% of Elena Rybakina’s points are won by the errors of her rivals. This result is below the general average of the WTA players and as a consequence she cannot be qualified as a Retriever.

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