18/06/2017 – In singles the Hungarian player will meet a Czech opponent, and in doubles with her partner she will play with a South American rival.
On Sunday afternoon, the draw was made for singles and doubles for the 250 000 USD Mallorca Open. In singles, Timi will meet Kristýna Plíšková, while in doubles with Andrea Hlaváčková will meet with Mariana Duque-Mariño and Maria Irigoyen.
The Czech player (born: 21 March, 1992) is ranked 45th, her career best position was 44 (29 May, 2017). She is the sister of the World No3, last year’s US Open finalist Karolina. So far, Kristýna Plíšková has won 1 WTA Tour, 1 WTA125s and 9 ITF competitions. This year she was finalist in Prague (Czech Republic, 250 000 USD, clay), and reached the QF in Shenzhen (China, 750 000 USD, hard court), in Biel (Switzerland, 250 000 USD, indoor) and in Strasbourg (France, 250 000 USD, clay). She is ranked 44th at this year’s WTA Race.
At the 2014 Kuala Lumpur WTA tournament, Kristýna Plíšková won 7:6, 3:6, 6:4 against the Hungarian player.
Duque-Mariño (born: 12 August, 1989) is ranked 132nd, with a career best position of 100 (8 July, 2013). So far, she won 1 WTA and 13 ITFs in this genre. This year she was finalist in Acapulco (Mexico, 250 000 USD, clay, Co: Veronica Cepede-Royg) at the WTA Tour.
Irigoyen (born: 24 June, 1987) is ranked 95th in doubles, her career best position was 47th (13 June, 2016). So far, the Argentine player has won 2 WTA and 58 ITF competitions in this genre.