Back in 2018, Barbora Strycova and Su-Wei Hsieh teamed up for the first time at the very last minute in Indian Wells—and went on to win the tournament.
It’s a rare thing to find, that immediate connection. Over the years since, the bond between the two has continued to strengthen as they’ve won multiple titles together and spent time atop the individual and team rankings. As the WTA Tour veterans get ready for the season ahead, the goal will surely be to add to their title haul at the majors.
However, with a slew of Grand Slam champions and contenders around them, will they be able to make more statements at the sport’s four most prestigious events?
They’ve been in the winners’ circle at the majors before: Just over a year after playing together, Strycova and Hsieh triumphed at Wimbledon for their first Slam title as a team. Over the course of their run at the All-England Club, the duo didn’t drop a set.