Russia’s Anastasia Pavlyuchenkova attained her occupation-superior rating very last month right after a stellar 2021 time. — Reuters pic
MELBOURNE, Dec 30 — French Open up finalist Anastasia Pavlyuchenkova tested optimistic for Covid-19 immediately after arriving in Australia for upcoming month’s Grand Slam in Melbourne, the Russian world selection 11 reported on Thursday.
The women’s Tour will kick off its 2022 time subsequent week with a WTA 500 celebration in Adelaide and a couple of 250 activities in Melbourne ahead of the year’s initial big is played from Jan. 17.
“Unfortunately, I have some undesirable information. I arrived in Australia on Tuesday and analyzed beneficial for Covid-19,” Pavlyuchenkova stated on Twitter.
“I was totally vaccinated and was making ready for the get started of the period in Dubai. But we stay in a pretty tricky and unpredictable time.
“Right now I am in full isolation, in a unique hotel and subsequent all the protocols underneath the supervision of doctors.”
The 30-year-aged attained her occupation-higher rating previous thirty day period right after a stellar 2021 year in which she arrived at her maiden important remaining, gained the Tokyo Olympics combined doubles gold and led Russia to the Billie Jean King Cup title in Prague.
Various players have experienced their preparations for the Australian Open up disrupted thanks to the novel coronavirus a short while ago such as Rafa Nadal, Denis Shapovalov, Andrey Rublev, Belinda Bencic and Ons Jabeur, who all examined constructive aftaustraler playing at an exhibition occasion in Abu Dhabi. — Reuters