Originally Posted by Jane Lane
Yes, Kerber struggles to generate her own pace, just look at her struggles against Errani. But, she's more of a counterpuncher in the classic sense, like peak Jankovic. She likes pace to redirect.
It's ridiculous how much the words counterpuncher and pusher have gotten muddled on this board courtesy of the Wozniacki era.
Indeed, it seems like Wozniaki has much greater influence than I thought (she changed and transformed tennis definitions like no one before her