World primary Ash Barty has been handed a troublesome path within the US Open draw, with Iga Swiatek, Karolina Pliskova, and Bianca Andreesscu all in her half.
Barty will begin her marketing campaign in opposition to Russian Vera Zvonareva, and will face Swiatek within the quarterfinals.
Andreescu, a former US Open champion, could not have performed sufficient tennis within the final yr to pose a major menace in her quarter.
Pliskova is in that part of the US Open draw too, alongside the likes of Petra Kvitova, Maria Sakkari, Paula Badosa, Jelena Ostapenko, and Anastasia Pavlyuchenko.
The hardest part of the draw undoubtedly seems to belong to Naomi Osaka, although.
Osaka might be bidding for a 3rd title within the occasion, and if she achieves it then she has probably labored very laborious for it.
Elina Svitolina, Simona Halep, Angelique Kerba, and Coco Gauff are all potential opponents for her earlier than the semi-finals, as are Daria Kasatkina and Elena Rybakina.
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World quantity two Aryna Sabalenka headlines the underside quarter alongside reigning French Open champion Barbora Krejčíková.
The harmful Ons Jabeur is in that part, as are Garbine Muguruza and Victoria Azarenka.
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