Kiki Bertens and her husband Remko de Rijke welcomed a baby boy Mats this week. Bertens shared the news on social media with a picture. Bertens married her physiotherapist Remko de Rijke in 2019. This is the couple’s first child.
Bertens won 10 titles in her career that spanned from 2009 to 2021. She retired from tennis in 2021 after a struggle with injuries. She reached a career-high ranking of world number 4 in 2019. Her best grand slam result came at the French Open where she reached the semifinals in 2016.
Kiki Bertens was the highest-ranked Dutch female tennis player ever. Her best results came on clay but she was also a good player on hard courts.