Russian opponent in Switzerland

Russian opponent in Switzerland

08/04/2017 – This will be the first WTA Tour tournament in Biel/Bienne.


On Saturday the main draw was made for singles for the 250 000 USD WTA Tour event in Biel (Bienne): Timi’s opponent will be Evgeniya Rodina at the indorr tournament.


The Hungarian player is the World No30, she was seeded thirs. Timi reached the QF this week in Monterrey (Mexico).


Rodina (born: 4 February 1989) is ranked 80th, her career best position was 74 (28 April 2011). The Russian player so far has won 14 ITF singles competition.

This year, Rodina reached the second round of the main draw as a lucky looserfrom the qualies at Indian Wells (USA 7 699 423 USD, hard court). This is her best result in 2017.


Timi already met twice with Rodina in singles: last year she won 6:3, 6:2 in Shenzhen and 6:3, 6:4 in Cincinnati.