06/06/2014 – On Friday the draw was made for the qualies in Birmingham for the 710 000 USD Aegon Classic: Timi’s opponent will be Harriet Dart.
The British player starts with a wild card.
“We arrived to Birmingham, fortunately we were able to train two days on the grass. The weather allows for this… Thomas knows well, how to play on grass, he said many things, which is still new to me after all these years. The main event of Wimbledon, we are preparing for The Championships. The next tournaments will be test matches for Me”– Timi said.
The young British player will celebrate her 18th birthday on July 28. She is ranked 894th, her career best was 811 (12.03.2012). She is waiting for her first title at the pros.
This season she was a quarterfinalist in the 10 000 USD ITF event in Sharm el-Sheikh (Egypt).
In 2012 Timi reached the second round in Birmingham, last year she lost in the first round. Two years ago she was the doubles Champion with Su-Wei Hsieh. In the final the Hungarian-Taiwanese pair won against the then World No 1 pair of Liezel Huber and Lisa Raymond. The result was 7:5, 6:7, 10-8.