Pliskova qualifies for WTA Finals in Shenzhen

Pliskova qualifies for WTA Finals in Shenzhen
Karolina Pliskova

London - The big-serving Czech reached the semifinals of the last two editions of the tournament held in Singapore



By Reuters

Published: Mon 16 Sep 2019, 10:18 PM

Last updated: Tue 17 Sep 2019, 12:20 AM

World number two Karolina Pliskova has become the second singles player to qualify for the season-ending WTA Finals in Shenzhen after top-ranked Ash Barty, the WTA Tour said on Monday.
The 27-year-old Czech won the inaugural Zhengzhou Open on Sunday, adding to trophies won in Brisbane, Rome and Eastbourne, and will make her fourth appearance in the Oct. 27-Nov. 3 Finals which offer $14 million in prize money.
"It's always a goal of mine to qualify for the WTA Finals, and I'm proud to have done it for my fourth time. I look forward to competing against the best players of the season," Pliskova told the WTA website.
The big-serving Czech reached the semifinals of the last two editions of the tournament held in Singapore, losing to eventual winner Caroline Wozniacki in 2017 and runnerup Sloane Stephens last year. 
 


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