Ashleigh Barty has dismissed concerns over external pressures and serving efficiency, as our World No.1 bids to capitalise on a seed-free run to Wimbledon’s fourth round.
Defeats of former champions, Garbine Muguruza and Maria Sharapova rob the championship of star power, but simplify Ms.Barty’s challenge.
Ash is said to be cool, calm, collected and confident…ahead of her second-round clash.
The Ipswich product is attempting to become the first Australian since Evonne Goolagong in 1971, to win the French Open and Wimbledon in the same season.
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