‘World No. 1’ Iga Sibiontech (Poland) was selected as ‘Player of the Year’ on the Women’s Professional Tennis (WTA) Tour for two consecutive years.
On the 12th, the WTA Tour announced the selection results for major individual awards
including Player of the Year, Skill Development Award, and Comeback Award.
Civion Théc, who won her second consecutive major title at the French Open
was named Player of the Year for the second year in a row.
Civil Tech is the first player to be selected as the WTA Tour Player of the Year for two consecutive years since Serena Williams (retired, USA) 바카라사이트닷컴
who achieved four consecutive wins from 2012 to 2015.
Sibiontech maintained the world number one position in singles from January to September, and after the US Open ended in September
she lost the number one position to Arina Sabalenka (second place, Belarus)
The Skill Development Award went to Jeong Chin-won (15th place, China), and the Newcomer of the Year award
equivalent to the Rookie Award, went to Mira Andreyeva (57th place, Russia).
Her Comeback Award went to Elina Svitolina (25th, Ukraine)
who returned to her court after giving birth in October last year, and the Sportsmanship Award went to Ons Javert (6th, Tunisia).
Jessica Pegula (5th place, USA) won the Jerry Diamond Aces Award
given to a player who has done a lot to promote women’s tennis.