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Odessans at the 2021 Wimbledon Championships

20 May, 2021
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Odessans at the 2021 Wimbledon Championships

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The preliminary Wimbledon 2021 bid list has become known. The third Grand Slam of the season will be held June 28 - July 10.


The list of participants in the main draw includes three Ukrainian women - Elina Svitolina, Marta Kostyuk and Dayana Yastremskaya, whose removal is still in force.

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Elina Svitolina

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Dayana Yastremska

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Marta Kostyuk

From the top 100 of the WTA rankings, only the 56th racket of the world, Barbora Strycova, did not appear at Wimbledon, who recently announced her retirement.

Elena Vesnina, Carla Suarez-Navarro, Andrea Petkovic, Samantha Stosur and Coco Vandeve took advantage of the protected rating. In the alternative list, Katerina Kozlova from Mykolaiv is in seventh position.

Three more Ukrainians can compete in The 2021 Wimbledon Championships qualification: Katarina Zavatskaya, Angelina Kalinina and Lesya Tsurenko.

The official entry list for Wimbledon will be published in early June.


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