The competition in 2018 will be held for the first time in the WTA calendar, they will replace the tournament in the Swedish Bastad.
This was reported by one of the organizers of the tournament Alexander Ostrovsky on his Twitter page, placing the corresponding poster, reports Rus.Media.
Except Svitolina, it shows Russian tennis player Alena Vsnn, Andy Murray and Anastasia Potapova. Consequently, these tennis players will perform in July at this clay tournament, which was named Moscow River Cup, writes Espreso.tv.
Note that the competition in 2018 will be held for the first time in the WTA calendar, they will replace the tournament in the Swedish Bastad. The prize Fund will be $750 thousand.
Note that Moscow has one more tournament in the WTA calendar, which takes place in October on the hard floor in the gym and has a higher category (Premier) and the prize Fund.