The world’s top eight female tennis players will do battle in the prestigious WTA Finals starting Sunday (23 Oct), headlined by newly-minted world number one Angelique Kerber and defending champion Agnieszka Radwanska.
While we are still waiting to find out whether Johanna Konta or Svetlana Kuznetsova will make it, the seven who have qualified were at the All-Access hour on Saturday to share their pre-tournament thoughts. Yahoo Singapore rounds up a selection of the best quotes.
At 1.61m, debutant Dominika Cibulkova is not the tallest of players but she is not worried about going up against big hitters like Madison Keys and Kerber in her Red Group. One reporter pointed out that Cibulkova is the shortest among her competitiors.
“I would say I'm the shortest everywhere I go, so I'm used to it, that's the way I am!” the Slovakian joked. “I've never been here so it's a new experience for me. I want to go there and give 100 per cent on the court, and let's see what's going toRead More »from WTA Finals: Short players, ninja tactics and the dark side of professional tennis