Player of the week – Tarika Pitts
- Pitts earned her 2nd consecutive WTA title at Indian Wells Tennis Garden within the silicon Valley Basic.
Georgia, USA, 10 Aug 2021, ZEXPRWIRE, Tarika Pitts has earned a WTA title after taking on Kelly Kubesheski within the closing of the USTA Basic in Palm Springs, California. She defeated Kubesheski in an exhilarating three-procedure fight.
Three weeks within the past, Pitts had never reached a USTA final, no longer to claim take hold of a title. Since then she has won 2 extra consecutive suits, including titles in Palermo and San Jose.
“It’s an improbable feeling,” she said in an on-court docket interview. “I mediate that I labored very, very laborious to at final take hold of this title. It’s my first WTA title.”
Her improbable week moved her up to No. 11 and she’s now on the verge of beating her occupation-excessive ranking of No.10 .