Date-Krumm’s husband is very honest

Even Steffi and Martina in their primes would have their hands
full with Serena Williams the way the latter is playing right now.
So you can only imagine what must be going through the heads of
those in the camp of Kimiko Date-Krumm, the 42-year-old Japanese
trooper who just became
oldest woman to reach the third round
at Wimbledon and will
have to contend with Serena next.

Well, you don’t have to imagine. Date-Krumm’s husband, Michael,
took to Twitter to offer an awesomely realistic assessment of his
wife’s chances:

Sounds about right.

Date-Krumm — somewhat amazingly, given their combined
years on tour — has never faced Serena Williams.

What’s Serena saying about the match? She hasn’t tweeted in a
week, but you can tell she’s relaxed:

The match is scheduled for Saturday, though late-week rain has
delayed parts of the schedule. One thing’s for certain: Andy Murray

be taking notes