Thursday 4 July 2013
Sabine Lisicki speaks to the media following her Wimbledon semi-final victory over Agnieszka Radwanska.
Q. Your feelings right now.
SABINE LISICKI: Overwhelmed. I’m just so happy. Couldn’t be any better, and couldn’t be any better place to play the first Grand Slam final.
Q. I think you were nine when Steffi played her last Wimbledon final. Do you remember that day, and what does it feel like for you to be in the final?
SABINE LISICKI: I don’t remember it, unfortunately. But, you know, it’s just an amazing feeling. She wished me luck before the match. So, you know, she told me to go for it, and I’m just so happy. I was just fighting for every single point out there. Fought my heart out there.
Q. Did she call you or send you an email?
SABINE LISICKI: She sent a text, yes.
Q. How does it feel to be the first German to reach the final since Steffi?
SABINE LISICKI: I think I haven’t realized it yet. When I arrived here at the tournament, I just, you know, said that anything’s possible. That’s what I believed; I still do. Read more »