"It was a very, very difficult draw,"
said Lisicki. "Before the match I was nervous, but on the court anymore. I had a very good start, but then I lost the plot a bit. Then I came back, but after a 3-0 in the third set was my confidence suddenly gone . I was not aggressive enough. I lost this match more than they won it. something I was missing in the end the match practice. "
"Obviously I'm very disappointed that it was not enough,"
Lisicki said after their defeat by the former world number one. "For a first round, it was a very hard life, but I still had my chances,"
the Fed Cup player said after the off in 1:46 hours. In fact, the defeat of the 23-year-old was completely unnecessary. Lisicki had a good start and decided the first set after just 32 minutes with the second set of ball for himself. But then the number 36 in the world completely lost the thread.
After losing the second section Lisicki led the decisive passage while another quick 3-0. Out of nowhere, the game tipped but still in favor of Wozniacki. "There were a couple of tight balls and then there was the self-confidence suddenly gone,"
said Lisicki, who hit a total of 57 unforced errors (at 45 Winnern) and it was thus easier Wozniacki to win the match.
Beck gave a strong performance, however. The young German hope against Shvedova showed a great moral and celebrated at only her second start at a Grand Slam tournament their first victory. "Women's tennis will be decided in the head too much," Beck said. The 18-year-old was in the third set against Shvedova already back with 0:3. But then she made six matches in a row and won her first match at a Grand Slam tournament. "You have to in these situations in mind to stay strong," said the promising young talent. Beck is working with a mental coach, "one of the special exercises" are at hand. "This ensures safety." Beck meets on the second lap of the Japanese Ayumi
"This shows that I have dictated the game,"
Lisicki said later defiantly. The safe 3-0 lead but they were out of hand. "There were a couple of tight balls and then there was the self-confidence suddenly gone,"
said the number 36 in the world. In the last six service games made them just seven points.
In the ranking Lisicki will now fall further, they finally got last year Down Under, even in the second round. "I'm fitter than ever, could walk around for hours,"
Lisicki said after the game. But has become so important in good shape in modern tennis, it alone does not win.
Lisicki continued her sporting descent however continued. Since the Olympics in their beloved Wimbledon at the Fed Cup player runs together anymore. 2012 they won after that only one lot different in five of six tournaments out in their opening match. And this year she has not once left the place as the winner. "I just do not match the practice,"
Lisicki aptly analyzed after 6:2, 3:6, 3:6 against Wozniacki.