WATCH: Pregnant Caroline Wozniacki Aces on the Tennis Court

Published 05/19/2021, 11:59 PM EDT
Caroline Wozniacki of Denmark celebrates victory after her Ladies Singles third round match against Anett Kontaveit of Estonia on day six of the Wimbledon Lawn Tennis Championships at the All England Lawn Tennis and Croquet Club on London, England. (Photo by Shaun Botterill/Getty Images)


Caroline Wozniacki is one of the few tennis players who soared high in WTA Rankings on the shoulders of their defensive prowess. Although she doesn’t play professional tennis anymore, it does not keep her away from showing off her skills on the court.

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At the Australian Open 2020, the former World No.1 retired after her third-round loss to Tunisian professional Ons Jabeur. Since then, she is embracing the after-tennis life with her husband, ex-NBA star David Lee.

Caroline Wozniacki of Denmark drapes a Danish flag over her shoulders and acknowledges the crowd after losing her Women’s Singles third round match against Ons Jabeur of Tunisia on day five of the 2020 Australian Open at Melbourne Park in Melbourne, Australia. (Photo by Mark Kolbe/Getty Images)

The couple, who married in June 2019, are expecting their first child in June 2021. Given the pregnancy, the baby girl in Wozniacki’s belly is already learning the innate skills of a tennis player.

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Pregnant Caroline Wozniacki flaunting her clean forehand

The 2018 Australian Open champion Caroline Wozniacki recently shared her tennis session on Instagram. In the video, she looked fit and gleaming as she flaunted her clean forehand returns.

Furthermore, she captioned the video, “Wanted to see if I still got it,” on Instagram. In response, the Dane found no fans with an otherwise opinion. Instead, many of her former colleagues gave some positive feedback.

Before this, Wozniacki shared a snapshot of her growing belly. Naturally, she is enjoying her motherhood journey and ‘bumpin’ along,’ as her caption said.

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The baby girl will arrive in June 2021 and begin another chapter in Caroline’s life. Hopefully, it will be as glorious and inspiring as her professional tennis career.

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Wozniacki’s incredible career

Unlike most tennis players, Caroline made more friendships than rivalries on the tennis court. She remains the best friend of 23-time Grand Slam champion Serena Williams.

AUCKLAND, NEW ZEALAND – JANUARY 08:Caroline Wozniacki of Denmark and Serena Williams of the USA leave the court following their doubles match against Caroline Dolehide of the USA and Johanna Larsson of Sweden during day three of the 2020 Women’s ASB Classic at ASB Tennis Centre on January 08, 2020 in Auckland, New Zealand. (Photo by Phil Walter/Getty Images)

In her more than a decade-long career, Caroline won 30 WTA titles, including the Happy Slam in 2018. Before her maiden Grand Slam, the Dane also conquered the Tour Finals for the first time in 2017.

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Moreover, Wozniacki finished as the year-end No.1 in 2010 and 2011. Overall, she spent 71 weeks on the top spot in WTA Rankings.

Also, many players, including her best friend Serena, have made a successful comeback after pregnancy. Thus, fans might expect the 30-year-old to pick her racquet up again for a professional competition. Above all, her farewell match against Serena in 2021 will allow fans to watch her in full glory again.

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Purav Joshi

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Purav Joshi is a Tennis author at EssentiallySports. Having a degree in Films, Television and Media Production, he guided his passion for writing and journalism into the sport of aces and rallies. With over 2 years of experience as a copywriter, Purav has authored over 500 tennis articles.

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