Glamourous Russian tennis star Maria Kirilenko looks like has moved on from Igor Andreev, the Russian player who was once ranked in the top 20.
Kirilenko is now dating Washington Capitals star Alex Ovechkin.
Ovechkin confirmed the news on his Twitter account.
Kirilenko has surgen in form this year after adding an agrressive appraoch to her game and turning into a net player.
How to play from the baseline
The expression “to endure the rally” is about those indeterminate moments of a rally where none of the players is leading.
The ability to endure the rally is fundamental when you play a “long rally”, because it offers you the chance to measure your opponent’s strong points and vulnerabilities, besides letting you position as best as possible for your next offensive shot.