World number two Simona Halep confirmed their participation in the tournament Palermo Ladies Open, which will be held from 3 to 9 August. The tournament will be the first in an updated season calendar WTA.
It is now official. @Simona_Halep will participate in the 31st Palermo Ladies Open. Her message?? #PLO20 pic.twitter.com/Oxx5WWCn88
— Palermo Ladies Open (@LadiesOpenPA) July 11, 2020
Halep not ready to go to the US Open, which will be held in late August in new York because of concerns about the coronavirus. The Romanian is confident that Palermo will be safe.
The Palermo Ladies Open tournament announced 10 players from the top 30, including the second racket of Ukraine Dayana Yastremsky.