End of waiting. After his magical passage through Roland Garros, where he reached the semifinals, Nadia Podoroska, Argentina’s No. 1, He officially returns as a single this Wednesday at the WTA tournament in Linz, Austria.
After her victory in doubles on Monday, the Rosario, 48th in the world in the ranking, appears as the sixth seed in Linz and will face Irina Camila Begu (76th) for the first time. Will be on second turn of the Center Court not before 10:30, Argentine time.
The Romanian, former Top 25 in the ranking, has thirteen titles in her career: four singles and nine doubles. The European comes from playing the WTA in Ostrava, in the Czech Republic, where she lost in the second qualifying round to Coco Gauff after reaching the second round at Roland Garros.
If he wins, the Argentine, who has just played his first Roland Garros and wrote history by climbing to the semifinals, will face on Thursday in the round of 16 with the Italian Camila Giorgi (75th) who already defeated the Spanish Sara Sorribes Tormo (85 °).
In this tournament, Podoroska debuts her best position in the WTA world rankings, since she settled in the Top 50 after passing through the Paris clay.
Podoroska celebrated on Monday in a duo precisely with the Romanian: defeated the kazakh Ana Danilina and the french Elixane Lechemia by 6-4 and 6-4.