Ukrainian tennis player will compete for victory in the Chinese Tournament
22-year-old talented Odessa tennis player Elina Svitolina, who is today the 15th world racquet, will participate in the prestigious Chinese WTA Elite Trophy-2016, which will take place in the first week of November in Zhuhai. Interestingly, the aforementioned sporting event will be the last tennis tournament of the season.
The total number of participants who will participate in this year's WTA Elite Trophy is twelve. Of these, eleven were selected according to their location in the world ranking of tennis players - a position from ninth to nineteenth - and one athlete received a special invitation or the so-called "wild-card". It is important to add that the aforementioned tournament was replaced by the WTA Final Championship Tennis Championships. The winner of the forthcoming WTA Elite Trophy could win $ 2.15 million.
Apart from Elina Svitolina, Italian Robert Vinci and Czech Petro Kvitkov are guaranteed to take part in the tournament.