FILE PHOTO: Tennis – WTA Premier Obligatory – Madrid Open – The Caja Magica, Madrid, Spain – Would possibly eight, 2019 Czech Republic’s Petra Kvitova in motion all the way through her 3rd spherical fit towards France’s Caroline Garcia REUTERS/Sergio Perez/Document Picture
(Reuters) – Petra Kvitova withdrew from the French Open on Monday because of an damage to her forearm, hours prior to her first fit on the event towards Romania’s Sorana Cirstea.
“I’m so disillusioned to must announce my withdrawal from Roland Garros,” the 6th seed mentioned on Twitter.
“I’ve had ache in my left forearm for a couple of weeks and closing night time an MRI showed a grade two tear which might sadly may get so much worse if I play these days.
The Czech participant has been changed within the draw through fortunate loser Kaja Juvan of Slovenia.
Reporting through Simon Jennings in Bengaluru; Enhancing through Peter Rutherford