Ysaline Bonaventure (WTA 117) and Maryna Zanevska (WTA 161) know their first opponents during the qualifying at Wimbledon (2-15 July). Bonaventure will find the Spanish Silva Soler-Espinosa (WTA 212), Zanevska will meet the Italian Martina Trevisan (WTA 169).
While the qualifications for the men had been busy, Monday was drawn for the preliminary round in the women. The 23-year-old Bonaventure launches in London on a first grandslamdeelname. The 24-year-old Zanevska made last year in her debut at Wimbledon.
Elise Mertens (WTA 15), Alison Van Uytvanck (WTA 46), Kirsten Flipkens (WTA 51) and Yanina Wickmayer (WTA 102) are directly on the main table of the third grand slam tournament of the year. Mertens and Van Uytvanck are preparing this week in Eastbourne. Wickmayer and Flipkens opted for the ITF-tournament in Southsea to prepare to steaming.