The tournament enters an exciting North American spring season, with the Indian Wells Station and Miami Station two top-ranking mandatory tournaments swinging in March.
These two competitions provide Porsche with a lot of points to compete in Shenzhen (PRTS), and all the top players will return to the arena.
Three young players deserve further attention. They had a good harvest at Acapulco last week.
Wikipedia reached the third semi-finals of this year, after three rounds of fierce battle to defeat the final champion Wang Yafan. However, with the results of the top four, the 22-year-old Croatian moved two ahead in this weeks PRTS scoreboard to No. 13, ranking the most changed player.
Kenning, 20, entered the second finals of the year. Not only did she refresh her career rankings this week, but she also saw a big improvement in the PRTS scoreboard.
The new Kohobat champions advanced six to No. 14, following Wikipedias footsteps. And after the Americans, 18-year-old Canadian starlet Anderscu is catching up. She lost to Kenning in a dramatic semi-final at Acapulco and this week rose two places to No. 15 in the PRTS standings.
The following is the ranking of PRTS scoreboard this week (March 4):
Source: WTA Chinese Official Website Responsible Editor: Cao Lie-e_NS1806