The Canadian Bianca Andreescu will not compete in the Open Western & Southern, which should take place from 20 August.
Only two of the six top players in the world are also listed, which is the Czech Karolina Pliskova, and American Sofia Kenin, according to the list submitted Wednesday morning. No Canadian is present in the table currently. In addition to Andreescu, sixth in the world, Ashleigh Barty, Simona Halep and Elina Svitolina are absent, as are Japan’s Naomi Osaka (the 10th).
Recall that the tournament which usually takes place in Cincinnati has been moved to New York, where should also take place the International United States, from 31 August to 13 September. The latest news, Andreescu, defending champion, would participate in the US Open.
Auger-Aliassime among the registered
In men, the Canadian Denis Shapovalov, Felix Auger-Aliassime and Milos Raonic tick present in the update are registered to the tournament Western & Southern.
The Serbian Novak Djokovic, Spaniard Rafael Nadal, the Austrian Dominic Thiem and the Russian Daniil Medvedev will be the main heads of series. Switzerland’s Roger Federer, fourth in the ranking of the ATP, there will be not however.