Having ascended back into the ranks of the world's elite women's tennis players, IMG Academy trainee Sabine Lisicki was featured on CNN as part of Germany's new tennis wonders. After recovering from an ankle injury suffered in 2010,Lisicki was named WTA Comeback Player of the Year for 2011, and earned a career-high ranking of 12th in the world in May of 2012. At the 2012 Wimbledon Championships, June 25-July 8, Lisicki beat top seeded, and then World No. 1, Maria Sharapovaby the score of 6-4, 6-3.
Lisicki's success on the court this season prompted CNN to feature her onGermany's new tennis wonders. To view the story, see the video feature below.