“Didn’t Feel Like I Belonged to the Tour”: Alize Cornet Details Her Rough Road in the Recent Past


French tennis participant Alize Cornet has been on the Tour for greater than a decade. She is a veteran and could be very well-known on Tour. In her profession to date, she has gained six singles titles and 4 titles within the doubles class.

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Lately, Alize Cornet penned down her autobiography. In it, she states that she felt remoted to start with and felt as if she was in a brand new world all by herself. Though the gamers on Tour hold seeing one another regularly, the sensation of unfamiliarity nonetheless existed.

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LONDON, ENGLAND – JUNE 28: Alize Cornet of France celebrates after successful her Women’ Singles third spherical match in opposition to Serena Williams of the USA on day six of the Wimbledon Garden Tennis Championships on the All England Garden Tennis and Croquet Membership at Wimbledon on June 28, 2014 in London, England. (Photograph by Steve Bardens/Getty Pictures)

The 31-year-old acknowledged, “I didn’t really feel like I belonged to the tour to start with, like this world was very solitary and alone. In some methods, it’s like a giant household and in different methods, it isn’t, as a result of everyone knows one another however we don’t actually know one another in any respect. We don’t have deep connections and it’s all floor relationships. At first, I used to be afraid of this aspect of the tour, and I stayed a lot with my coach and my mother.”

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Alize Cornet had a lackluster 2021 season

Reflecting on her season to date, Alize started competing in Melbourne and ended up shedding within the second spherical of the Australian Open. After that, on her dwelling turf, she crashed out within the opening spherical of the French Open.

MONTREAL, QC – AUGUST 08: Alize Cornet (FRA) exhibits dissatisfaction after lacking a degree throughout her second spherical match at WTA Coupe Rogers on August 8, 2018 at IGA Stadium in Montréal, QC (Photograph by David Kirouac/Icon Sportswire by way of Getty Pictures)

Afterward, she was seen on the grass courts of the All England Membership. Sadly, she suffered an early exit by shedding within the second spherical of the competitors. She was most lately seen in New York on the US Open. Nevertheless, her journey was minimize quick as she exited after a first-round loss.

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