Eastbourne: Polish opponent in singles

Eastbourne: Polish opponent in singles

2017 BNP PARIBAS OPEN,Indian Wells,CA Timea Babos (HUN) Photo Ray Giubilo

23/06/2018 – Agnieszka Radwańska is 31st in the World Rankings.


On Saturday, the main draw was made in singles in Eastbourne for the 852 564 USD Nature Valley International: Timi’s opponent will be Agnieszka Radwańska.

The Polish player (born: 6 March, 1989), is 31st in the World Ranking, with a career best position of 2nd (9 July, 2012). Agnieszka Radwańska has so far won 20 WTA and 2 ITF tournaments, in 2012 she was finalist at Wimbledon, and won the WTA Finals in 2015.

This year Agnieszka Radwańska was quarter-finalist in Auckland this year (New Zealand, 250 000 USD, hard court) and in Sydney (Australia, 799 000 USD, hard court). At the end of April, the Polish player retired in the first round at Istanbul (Turkey, 250 000 USD, clay), since that tournament, she could not play.


The two players have met once: last season at Rogers Cup in Toronto, Agnieszka Radwańska won 6:0, 6:1.


Kristina Mladenovic did not want to play double in the week before the Wimbledon Grand Slam tournament, Timi’s partner will be this time Johanna Konta. The British player is 202nd in the World Ranking in this genre.

Timi and her interim teammate will meet Lyudmila Kichenok and Alla Kudryavtseva at Eastbourne.