July - September
Reigning title winner Davenport enters – Sharapova and Williams withdraw29th
Porsche Tennis Grand Prix, 1 to 9 October
Stuttgart. Of the world’s four best tennis players three participate in this year’s
Amélie Mauresmo (FRA, WTA 3) and Kim Clijsters (BEL, WTA 4) complete the top trio at the 29th
Maria Sharapova (RUS, WTA 1) and Serena Williams (USA, WTA 8) had to withdraw today due to injuries. The Russian said: “I’m really disappointed that this injury is preventing me from playing in the
What was bad news for Sharapova and Williams meant good news for Germany’s 20-year-old Anna-Lena Groenefeld (WTA 23) who moved into the main draw and thus gets a chance to play in front of a big home crowd.