15th racket in the world Elina Svitolina spoke about the changes in her team. In the new season, he will work with Andis Yuskoy Y Günther Bresnik.
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“To be honest, there were many different options. For about a month or a month and a half after the end of the season, I thought about who I would like to work with. I spoke with Gunther Bresnik, because he trains Gael. Bresnik was always with me and helped me. In 2021, I watched many of my matches, we talked about many issues. Everything went well and I decided to take it, “said the Ukrainian.
Elina also recounted how she met Andis Yuska:
We needed a person with whom there was mutual understanding and who could join the team. Somehow I came up with the idea for Andis Yuska. We spoke to him at a tournament, I don’t remember where, but I came up with the idea of trying to work with him, why not. He had already completed his collaboration with Amanda Anisimova, but did not know if he already had a new room. My agent called Andis and we agreed that there would be trial weeks in Tenerife, and it worked quite well.
Elina Svitolina with new coach
Elina Svitolina and Adonis Yuska
Elina Svitolina in training
Who are Bresnik and Yuska?
- Andis was the captain of the Latvians in the Billie Jean King Cup. Several years ago, Juska founded her own tennis academy “AJ Tennis Academy”.
- Bresnik has been training Svitolina’s husband, Gael Monfils, since early 2021. Bresnik’s list of former pupils includes Boris Becker, Patrick McEnroe, Dominik Tim, as well as Andis Juska’s compatriot Ernest Gulbis.
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