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Andrea Petkovic

Andrea Petkovic exclusive: I want to be a rock star


60 seconds with Andrea Petkovic:

The actress I would like to play me in a film about my life: Natalie Portman.
If I wasn’t a tennis player I would be: A rock star, a rock drummer.
I never travel to a tournament without: My music and my books.
My favourite city on tour: New York.
The last place I went to on holiday: The Maldives.
My favourite shop on tour: I like Urban Outfitters in the States.
The last movie I watched: In the cinema, Ted. On DVD, Control.
The last album I listened to: Frank Ocean, the Orange album.
The last meal I cooked: I never cook.
The last joke I laughed at: I laughed really hard at this joke. It’s about a French guy, a German guy and a Serbian guy trying to enter the CIA. It’s the best joke in the world.
The last time I was recognised in public: In Germany.
The last time I broke a racket: Yesterday.
Grass, hard or clay? Clay.
Sand or snow? Sand.
Given a choice of superpowers, between being invisible and flying, I would choose: To fly.
If I was in a karaoke bar I would sing: ‘Niggas in Paris’ By Jay Z and Kanye West.
If I won the lottery I would spend the money on: A festival. I would create a festival in front of my house with all my favourite bands.