ST. PETERSBURG, FL, USA – The WTA introduced at present that the doubles groups of Desirae Krawczyk and Demi Schuurs, and Shuko Aoyama and Ena Shibahara have change into the most recent pairs to qualify for the GNP Seguros WTA Finals Cancun.
The 2 groups are becoming a member of Coco Gauff and Jessica Pegula, Storm Hunter and Elise Mertens, and Barbora Krejcikova and Katerina Siniakova within the doubles draw, the place simply three qualification locations stay for the WTA Finals in Cancun.
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Krawczyk and Schuurs will make their second group look on the WTA Finals, having reached the semifinals of their debut group look in 2022. This can mark Schuurs’ fifth consecutive look total, having made two extra semifinals in 2019 and 2021. Krawczyk made her first exhibiting on the event in 2021.
This season, the American-Dutch duo have lifted WTA 500 titles on the Porsche Tennis Grand Prix (Stuttgart) and Rothesay Worldwide Eastbourne. Additionally they completed as runners-up on the WTA 1000 Nationwide Financial institution Open introduced by Rogers (Montreal).
Aoyama and Shibahara turned the second all-Japanese doubles group to qualify for the WTA Finals Guadalajara in 2021. This 12 months they e book their return to the WTA Finals Cancun, changing into the primary all-Japanese group to qualify twice for the year-end championships.
This season, the duo lifted two titles at WTA 1000 Nationwide Financial institution Open introduced by Rogers (Montreal) and WTA 250 Libema Open (‘s-Hertogenbosch), and displayed their greatest Grand Slam end result up to now by reaching the Australian Open ultimate.
The GNP Seguros WTA Finals Cancun options the highest eight singles gamers and doubles groups on the Race to the WTA Finals, competing in a round-robin format with the singles champion lifting the WTA Finals Billie Jean King Trophy and the doubles champions incomes the WTA Finals Martina Navratilova Trophy.
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