04/02/2019 – In addition to the 25-year-old tennis player, Katinka Hosszú (Swimming) and Danuta Kozák (Kayak) can be the winner.
On Monday, the list of the Best Athletes of 2018 was released by category at a press conference: besides Timi, Katinka Hosszú (Swimming) and Danuta Kozák (Kayak) were among the Top 3 in the women’s competition.
According to the report of the Nemzeti Sport Online report, the winners of the categories will only be announced at the Gala on 14th February. The top3 of the Best Men’s Athletes are: Péter Bácsi (Greco-Roman Wrestling), Márton Fucsovics (Tennis) or Sándor Liu Shaolin (Short track skating).
The Gala called the M4 Sport – The Athlete of the Year 2018 will be hosted by the Association of Hungarian Sport Journalists on Thursday, 14th February in the National Theater, at a traditional venue worthy of the event.
Timi is involved in the category of Female Athlete of the Year. In the 2018 season she remained unbeaten in singles in Taiwan, and she was also finalist at Monterrey. In doubles she triumphed with Kristina Mladenovic (France) at the Australian Open and at the WTA Finals. They were finalists in Madrid and at the US Open. Timi and Rohan Bopanna (India) reached the final at the Australian Open in Mixed Doubles.