It was a pretty intense Saturday at Wimbledon and many tennis personalities shared their thoughts and excitement via Twitter, both for Novak Djokovic's semi-final match win over Rafael Nadal and Angelique Kerber winning the trophy after beating Serena Williams.
Boris Becker praised Nadal: 'There is NOT a tennis player that gives 💯🎾all the time but Rafa !!! So much love and respect for the MAN from Mallorca.' And then about Kerber, Becker added: 'Steffi (Graf), Michael (Stich), me. We have to get a bigger space now!'
Fernando Verdasco said Nadal is an example for everyone regardless of win or loss, while David Ferrer praised both Nadal and Djokovic. Jamie Murray tweeted: 'Incredible battle from two warriors. The level was off the charts. Thanks for letting us witness greatness.'
Nico Rosberg congratulated Kerber for Wimbledon, while Victoria Azarenka said she is proud of Serena. Also, Lindsey Vonn wrote something nice. Here below you can check all reactions.
— Fernando Verdasco (@FerVerdasco) 14 luglio 2018
I’m so proud of you @serenawilliams always inspiring and raising the bar higher for all! ❤️— victoria azarenka (@vika7) 14 luglio 2018
There is NOT a tennis player that gives 💯🎾all the time but Rafa !!! So much love and respect for the MAN from Mallorca @Wimbledon— Boris Becker (@TheBorisBecker) 14 luglio 2018
Wir müssen nun unser Wohnzimmer teilen !!! Steffi, Michael und Ich...( vielleicht sollten wir es etwas vergrößern...) 🇩🇪🎾🍀👌 pic.twitter.com/zD4T5HxoCT— Boris Becker (@TheBorisBecker) 14 luglio 2018
@AngeliqueKerber !!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!— Boris Becker (@TheBorisBecker) 14 luglio 2018
Really enjoyed @AngeliqueKerber ‘s post match interview. Humble, emotional and grateful. Great champion. Much respect 👏🏻— lindsey vonn (@lindseyvonn) 14 luglio 2018