Semifinalist of Wimbledon 2013 Belgian Kirsten Flipkens appealed to the leadership of WTA with a request to clarify the situation around the upcoming tournaments. Earlier, the competition in Indian wells because of the threat of the spread of coronavirus have been cancelled.
“WTA, don’t let us hanging here without information! Tomorrow I have a flight to Guadalajara. I don’t want to go there, if you already know what you are going to cancel this tournament. Just do what is best, stop it right now!
I feel so useless! What are we practicing? For Guadalajara? For Miami? For The Sake Of “Roland Garros”? For the sake of… what? In addition, if the tournament in Guadalajara will be held… do I Want to go there? Not sure I will be able to return to Belgium because of spreading rumors about closing the borders,” wrote in September this year his “Twitter”.