Originally Posted by yashwanth
I am not expecting her to beat Serena, but atleast she should have to make it competitive enough, Vika these days making sure that she is not going down to Serena so easily eventhough she is also a pigeon of hers. No way Vika is more talented than Maria IMO, but she is making her matches against Serena interesting.
Vika is not more talented than Maria, but she's a better defender. And Serena has more problems with players who defend well and get a lot of balls back into play than with those who just try to outhit her.