Confirmed her place in the WTA Finals, Karolina Pliskova had to make a drastic decision against the interests of your sporting nation.
The world number 3 will not be part of her team at the Billie Jean King Cup (neither will Petra Kvitova) in Zone D that the Czech Republic shares with Germany and Switzerland.
“This year’s schedule is very demanding. That is why one sometimes has to make difficult decisions about what and where to play.” commented in a text published on his account Twitter
In addition, he argued: “My goal is to prepare in the best way for the WTA Finals, where I would like to go as far as possible.”
He will travel to Guadalajara a few days before the start of the competition, which will take place from November 10 to 17, to be able to acclimatize to the altitude conditions (1550 meters above sea level) of the Mexican city.