the World’s number two Caroline Wozniacki should be fit for the WTA tournament in Washington because of an injury to the right leg. That the organizers of the tournament Tuesday confirmed. The 28-year-old Danish was the first seed in the $ 250,000 doped hardcourttoernooi. Its place on the main table is occupied by Ysaline Bonaventure (WTA 131).
“I’ve been there for a while suffer from. I hope that it soon gets better,” said Wozniacki. The former number one of the world hopes to be fit in time to hit for the US Open on 27 August. She reached two times the final in New York: in 2009 and 2014.
Ysaline Bonaventure was Sunday in the second qualifying round with a 6-1 and 6-0 off by the American Allie Kiick (STA-201). The 23-year-old from Liège, was the first seed in the qualifiers, and now comes as a lucky loser, still on the main table. In the first round she takes on the Ukrainian kwalificatiespeelster Anhelina Kalinina (WTA 143). It is the first meeting between Bonaventure and the 21-year-old Kalinina.