Keys, Miami Open Champ Konta Headline WTA Charleston
by Staff | April 2nd, 2017, 11:50 pm
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Charleston, S.C.; Surface: clay
Madison Keys, Johanna Konta, Venus Williams, Elena Vesnina, Caroline Wozniacki, Samantha Stosur, Kiki Bertens, Anastasija Sevastova, Daria Gavrilova, Irina-Camelia Begu, Mirjana Lucic-Baroni, Yulia Putintseva, Zhang Shuai, Lauren Davis, Lucie Safarova, Katerina Siniakova

Floaters: Sara Errani, Jelena Jankovic, Monica Puig

Notes: Keys the only Top 10er in the field…The Top 8 seeds receive opening-round byes…Tough starts for (9) Gavrilova vs. Errani, (6) Sam Stosur vs. Jankovic in a battle of former champs, and (16) Siniakova vs. Puig…Wildcards were awarded to Americans Kayla Day and Bethanie Mattek-Sands…Last year Sloane Stephens, currently out injured, defeated Vesnina in the final…Former champs in the field are Andrea Petkovic (2014), Wozniacki (2011), Stosur (2010), Jankovic (2007), and Venus Williams (2004).

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One Comment for Keys, Miami Open Champ Konta Headline WTA Charleston

RZ Says:

The WTA rankings that came out today changed this up a bit. Konta and Venus are both in the top 10 this week (Konta at #7 and Venus at #10), but Keys dropped out of the top 10 this week (from #9 to #11).

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