The season begins on Wednesday in Abu Dhabi, earlier than gamers journey to Australia.© AFP
The WTA Tour will comply with its common schedule for many of 2021 regardless of the coronavirus pandemic, after organisers on Tuesday introduced an up to date calendar, which takes the season by way of to Wimbledon in July. The Indian Wells match, collectively held with the ATP, was postponed final month from its common March date, whereas the Australian Open was delayed till February 8.
The season begins on Wednesday in Abu Dhabi, earlier than gamers journey to Australia.
Prime-level occasions, together with the Miami Open, Madrid Open and Italian Open, will all go forward as common.
“The present schedule displays a standard WTA Tour calendar for almost all of the season previous mid-March,” the WTA stated in a press release.
The Tour additionally stated “alternate options are being assessed” for a brand new date to carry Indian Wells.
Additional updates for the 2021 marketing campaign previous Wimbledon might be confirmed in “due course”.
Following Abu Dhabi this week, there might be two occasions in Melbourne within the run-up to the Australian Open.
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