British opponent in Cincinnati

British opponent in Cincinnati

14/08/2015 – On Friday, the qualifying draw was made for the Western & Southern Open in Cincinnati: Timi’s opponent will be the 17th seed Heather Watson.

The Hungarian player is currently ranked 84th, while her British opponent is 66th.


The 23-year-old British player’s career best position was 38 (01.19.2015). So far, she has won 2 WTA and 5 ITF event in singles. She reached the 3rd round at the Australian Open in 2013 and at Wimbledon in 2012 and 2015.


At the beginning of the 2015 season Watson remained unbeaten in Hobart (Australia, 250,000 USD, hard court). She defeated Magdalena Rybarikova, Sloane Stephens, Roberta Vinci and Alison Riske, then she won the final against Madison Brengle (6:3, 6:4).


After Hobart the British player didn’t celebrate huge successes, but she had great victories. She won against Camila Giorgi, Agnieszka Radwanska, Roberta Vinci, Elina Svitolina, Caroline Garcia and Daniela Hantuchova. At Wimbledon she lost after a huge battle, in three sets against the World No1 and the later champion Serena Williams.