07/10/2018 – (Photo: Péter Zádor/MTSZ) Donna Vekić is 38th in the World Rankings.
On Sunday afternoon, the main draw was also made in Singles at the 250 000 USD WTA tournament in Linz: Timi’s opponent will be the 8th seeded Donna Vekić.
The Hungarian player is ranked 68th in the World Rankings.
Vekić (born: 28 June, 1996) is 38th, and her career best position was 37th (6 August, 2018). The Croatian player has won 2 WTA Tour and 5 ITF events in Singles. This year, she played in the final in Washington (United States, 250 000 USD, hard court), reached the semifinal in Nottingham (England, 250 000 USD, grass) and Tokyo (Japan, 799 000 USD, hard court).
Interestingly, in the 2016 and 2017 season, Nick Horvat was Vekić’s coach, who is now starting to work in Linz with Timi.