Storm Piotr Sierzputowski’s booth during the tournament at Antipodes. Warsaw did not lose a single set in the five matches it played and thus won its second professional title. Let us remind you that the young player’s first victory was the dramatic win at Roland Garros Stadium last year.
Thanks to the victory in Adelaide, our representative scored 470 points in the ranking. This allowed her to beat three competitors – Elisa Mertens (Belgium), Joanna Conta (Great Britain) and Garbina Muguruza (Spain) and made her debut among the top fifteen tennis players in the world.
Ashley Barty remained the leader of the ranking. The Australian has a huge advantage ahead of Australian Open champion Naomi Osaka and Simona Halep from Romania. Sophia Kenin (USA) and Elena Svitolina (Ukraine) completed the top five. Shvitek’s final opponent from Adelaide, Belinda Pinault, is 12th.
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