Plíšková loses to Garcia in Tianjin final

In women’s tennis, Czech Karolína Plíšková failed to win the title at the Tianjin Open tournament in China. The Czech top seed lost with Caroline Garcia of France 6-7, 3-6.

The former World No.1 needed to win the Tianjin Open title to qualify for the WTA Finals in Singapore already on Sunday. She will now have to fight for a spot in the season-ending finals at a tournament in Moscow, which starts on Monday.

Author: Ruth Fraňková