ST PETERSBURG, Fla. — The WTA introduced Friday that Wimbledon champion Marketa Vondrousova, Grand Slam finalist Ons Jabeur and Roland Garros runner-up Karolina Muchova have turn out to be the ultimate three singles qualifiers for the GNP Seguros WTA Finals Cancun, setting the star-studded discipline for the season-ending event in Cancun, Mexico.
The Czech Republic’s Vondrousova and Muchova will probably be making their debuts on the WTA Finals whereas Jabeur has certified for the second consecutive yr, with the trio becoming a member of WTA World No.1 Aryna Sabalenka, Iga Swiatek, Coco Gauff, Elena Rybakina and Jessica Pegula within the singles draw.
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Steve Simon, WTA Chairman and CEO stated, “The GNP Seguros WTA Finals Cancun guarantees to be one other excellent showpiece of girls’s skilled tennis and we’re delighted to convey the occasion again to Mexico after such an thrilling version was held there in 2021. My congratulations to everybody who has certified, and I together with the WTA’s world fanbase can’t wait to see how the motion unfolds in Cancun.”
Vondrousova is about to make her WTA Finals debut this season following her greatest yr on the Hologic WTA Tour, which was highlighted by the 24-year-old profitable Wimbledon, her first Grand Slam title. Vondrousova subsequently entered the High 10 for the primary time in her profession. As well as she reached the semifinals on the WTA 250 Higher Austria Women Linz and 4 extra quarterfinals, on the US Open, WTA 1000 Western & Southern Open (Cincinnati) and at WTA 500 occasions on the Adelaide Worldwide and the bett1open introduced by ecotrans Group (Berlin).
Tunisia’s Ons Jabeur grew to become the primary Arab lady to qualify for the WTA Finals in 2022, and can return to the occasion on this season. Jabeur has received two titles, on the WTA 500 Credit score One Charleston Open and most just lately on the WTA 250 Ningbo Open, along with reaching her third Grand Slam last at Wimbledon defeating three High 10 gamers en path to the title match. Jabeur additionally made the semifinals at WTA 500 tournaments on the Adelaide Worldwide and Porsche Tennis Grand Prix (Stuttgart) and additional boosted her qualification hopes with quarterfinal runs at Roland Garros and the WTA 1000 Western & Southern Open in Cincinnati.
Like countrywoman Vondrousova, Muchova can also be celebrating her first WTA Finals qualification, with each making certain the Czech Republic has been represented in singles on the WTA Finals for the eleventh time from the previous 12 editions. Muchova has reached two finals this yr, on the WTA 1000 Western & Southern Open (Cincinnati) and her first Grand Slam last, at Roland Garros, whereas additionally loved extra success on the majors by making the semifinals on the US Open. She additionally posted quarterfinal runs at WTA 1000 occasions on the Dubai Obligation Free Tennis Championship and BNP Paribas Open (Indian Wells) and the WTA 250 ASB Traditional (Auckland). She made her High 10 debut in August.
The GNP Seguros WTA Finals Cancun options the High 8 singles gamers and doubles groups on the Race to the WTA Finals, competing in a round-robin format with the singles champion profitable the WTA Finals Billie Jean King Trophy and the doubles champions incomes the WTA Finals Martina Navratilova Trophy.
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