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Daria Kasatkina: Playing Venus is a dream come true

Giant Seed Killer Daria Kasatkina has been in imperious form at Indian Wells and the young gun reached the Semi-finals by defeating Angelique Kerber in straight sets. Kasatkina has now defeated all the reigning Grand Slam Champions in the past year.

Speaking about her amazing form, the Russian said she is eager to learn as she is young. Of course it was not easy," she said. "They are one of the best players in the world, winning Grand Slams. Maybe with the score it looks like it was simple, but of course it's not.” "I just play as lot of matches and get experience playing the best players and learning from them.” She further added she doesn’t take any of her opponents for granted.

"I know if I lose focus for just one second they will come back and then the big battle for five hours has started," Kasatkina said. Staying humble is something she further believes in. "I'm a normal human.

I don't want people to think that I'm somebody really special, because I'm just a normal human which loves football, which loves good food, you know.” "So I'm just somebody who is also playing tennis." Next up for is Venus Williams and Kasatkina said facing her is a dream come true.

“She is a legend and it would be on one of the biggest courts. It is about enjoying every second on the court."



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