KAROLINA SCHMIEDLOVA

Complete Game Analysis

Date of Birth:

09/13/1994

Residence:

Bratislava, Slovakia

Height:

5'9'' / 175 cm

Weight:

139 lbs / 63 kg

Turned Pro:

2011

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Last Update:

March 2021

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Number of Points Analyzed for this Study:

1513

Shots' Ranking 2020

Serve

132

Forehand

113

Backhand

20

Volley

98

Anna Karolina Schmiedlova's Strengths

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Serve

1 Star

Strengths:

Weaknesses:

    * First Serve Percentage (67%)
    * 25% fewer Aces/Service Winners than her Rivals on Average
    * First Serve Points Won (53%)
    * Ratio of Aces/Service Winners on First Serve (11%)
    * Second Serve Won Points (42%)
    * Ratio of Double Faults (15%)
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Return

4 Stars

Strengths:

Weaknesses:

    * Almost 2 times fewer Unforced Errors with the Return than her Rivals on Average
    * 2 times fewer Winners/Forcing Errors with the Return than her Rivals on Average
    * Low Ratio of Unforced Errors with the Forehand & Backhand Return
    * Low Ratio of Winners/Forcing Errors with the Backhand Return
    * First Serve Won Points (39%)
    * Second Serve Won Points (64%)
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Forehand

2 Stars

Strengths:

Weaknesses:

    * 15% fewer Unforced Errors with the Forehand than her Rivals on Average
    * 40% fewer Winners/Forcing Errors with the Forehand than her Rivals on Average
    * Low Ratio of Unforced Errors with the Forehand Down the Line & Inside Out
    * Low Ratio of Winners/Forcing Errors with the Forehand in any Directions
    * Wins 52% of the Points after playing 2 Forehands Cross in a row
    * High Ratio of Unforced Errors with the Forehand Cross
    * Forehand Touch on a short ball
    * Wins 46% of the Rallies after playing a Forehand Down the Line
    * Wins 33% of the Rallies after playing a Forehand Inside In
    * Forehand Effectiveness on the Service Games (lack of winners/forcing errors)
    * Forehand Drop Shot (41% of the points won)
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Backhand

4 Stars

Strengths:

Weaknesses:

    * 40% fewer Unforced Errors with the Backhand than her Rivals on Average
    * 20% fewer Winners/Forcing Errors with the Backhand than her Rivals on Average
    * High Ratio of Winners/Forcing Errors with the Backhand Cross
    * Wins 48% of the Rallies after playing a Backhand Down the Line
    * Wins 53% of the Rallies after playing 2 Backhands Cross in a row
    * Backhand Drop Shot (not really played)
    * Backhand Effectiveness on the Service Games
    * Backhand Effectiveness in the Long Rallies (over 8 shots)
    * Backhand Attack on a short ball
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Volley

2 Stars

Strengths:

    * None

Weaknesses:

    * 2 times fewer Winners/Forcing Errors with the Volley than her Rivals on Average
    * Percentage of Points Won at the Net (64%)
    * Total of Points Won at the Net (5%)
    * Serve & Volley & Chip & Charge (not played)
    * 1-2 Punch Approach (1% of her total points won)
    * Baseline Approach (3% of her total points won)

Anna Karolina Schmiedlova's Game Style

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Server

Karolina Schmiedlova cannot be regarded as a Server at all. Her first & second serve won points is far below the WTA average. When her first serve lands in, only 10% of the time it is an ace or a service winner.

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Puncher

Karolina Schmiedlova cannot be regarded as a Puncher at all. When compared with her opponents she makes on average 40% fewer winners/forcing errors with the forehand than them.

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Tempo Player

Karolina Schmiedlova would be more a Tempo player than a Puncher. However, she still makes fewer winners/forcing errors with her backhand than her opponents.

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Offensive Player

Only 5% of Karolina Schmiedlova's total points are won at the net and this number is far below the WTA average. She prefers to extend the baseline rallies than to come in.

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Retriever

Karolina Schmiedlova is a dominant Retriever. In total, 60% of her points are won by the errors of her opponents and this number is far above the WTA average. She makes on average fewer unforced errors than her rivals with every possible shot: serve, return, forehand, backhand & volley.

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