12.-18. June, a new Rothesay Open event will be held in the British city of Nottingham. This event is part of the WTA Series in the 250 category and is played on the grass courts of the Nottingham Tennis Centre.
For the eighth time Nottingham Tennis Centre host the world’s best players in the tour opener on grass that leads Wimbledon. The first event of the tournament was in 2015, when the Croatian Anna Konjuh the champion was declared. From there, it has been a typical venue every year, with the exception of 2020 due to the Covid-19 pandemic. Beatriz Haddad Maia last year he managed to lift the championship in both singles and doubles.
Magda Linette and Donna Vekic They basically go out as the best candidates for the long haul in Nottingham. The Pole is enjoying his best moments, ranking in the Top 20 of the world rankings and showing that he is very competitive at the level. His 2023 has so far been marked by impressive semi-finals Australian Openenter the rooms Merida and the fourth round in Miami and Charleston. Croatia is returning to the best version he showed in 2019 when he was ranked 19th in the world. Now ranked 24th, he was able to lift his first title this season Monterrey and more quarterfinals Melbourne Parkthe first Grand Slam of the season.
Spanish Cristina Bucsa and Nuria Parrizas they are the only Spanish speakers to compete in this tournament at the start of the grass tour.
Participant list WTA 250 Nottingham
- Magda Linette (no. 19/POL)
- Donna Vekic (No. 24/CRO)
- Shuai Zhang (No. 29/CHN)
- Bernarda Pera (no. 32/AUS)
- Camila Giorgi (No. 37/ITA)
- Ajla Tomljanovic (no. 39/AUS)
- Lin Zhu (No. 42/CHN)
- Anhelina Kalinina (no. 47/UKR)
- Alycia Parks (No. 49/USA)
- Julia Putintseva (No. 51/KAZ)
- Lauren Davis (No. 53/USA)
- Jil Teichmann (No. 58/SUI)
- Tatjana Maria (no. 63/ALE)
- Alize Cornet (No. 64/FRA)
- Cristina Bucsa (No. 66/ESP)
- Lesia Tsurenko (no. 68/UKR)
- Jule Niemeier (No. 74/ALE)
- Xiyu Wang (No. 75/CHN)
- Viktoriya Tomova (No. 76/BUL)
- Rebecca Marino (#79/CAN)
- Nuria Parrizas Diaz (No. 80/ESP)
- (WC) Top 20
- (WC) Top 20