Thursday, February 21, 2019
Home Sports Tennis

WTA gives increased protection for returning mothers on tour for 2019

Mothers returning to tennis will have increased protection for their rankings on the WTA Tour from next season.Players coming back from childbirth, or injury, will now be able to use their previous ranking to enter 12 tournaments over a three-year period.

Australian Open: Murray to use protected ranking to play in Melbourne

Andy Murray will use his protected ranking of world number two to gain entry to January’s Australian Open.The Briton, 31, ended his season early to focus on making “big improvements”, having played in six events since returning from hip surgery in June.

Translate »
%d bloggers like this: