The first racket of Ukraine Elina Svitolina got a wild card into the WTA tournament of Rhemes Qatar.
Svitolina was one of four players who received an invitation from the organizers of the tournament in Doha. Among the top players on the «wild card» in Doha will perform and the ex-first racket of the world Caroline Wozniacki.
Svitolina hadn’t originally planned to play in Doha. The Ukrainian is expected to return to the WTA tour in Dubai, where two years in a row took the title.
Earlier Svitolina due to injuries at the Australian Open, withdrew from playing for the national team of Ukraine in the Federation Cup. Tennis Federation
Ukraine argued that the first racket of the country refused to come to the camp for financial reasons.
The tournament in Doha starts February 11. The national team of Ukraine in the Federation Cup in the case of reaching the final decider match will hold on February 9.
This season Elina Svitolina are unable to defend the title in Brisbane and at the Australian Open reached the quarterfinals, losing to future champion of the tournament Naomi Osaka.