Eugenie Bouchard and Ana Ivanovic are Top Seeds for WTA Linz Event



by PRAKASH

Eugenie Bouchard and Ana Ivanovic are Top Seeds for WTA Linz Event

Tennis - Canada's Eugenie Bouchard and former World No. 1 Ana Ivanovic are the top two seeds at this week's Generali Ladies Linz WTA event. Both players have already secured their spots in the season-ending WTA Tour Finals in Singapore at the end of this month. Bouchard faces local favourite Patricia Mayr-Achleitner in the first round whie Ivanovic will meet Frenchwoman Pauline Parmentier in the first round.

In one of the key first-round matches, fourth seed Andrea Petkovic will meet the big-hitting Camila Giorgi in the first round. Australian Open finalist Dominika Cibulkova is seeded third in the draw while former Wimbledon finalist Sabine Lisicki is seeded fifth and meets recent WTA titlist Karin Knapp in the first round.

(1) . Bouchard / P. Mayr-Achleitner
L. Moser / T. Pironkova
M. Rybarikova / K. Kanepi
K. Knapp / S. Lisicki (5) (4) A. Petkovic / C. Giorgi
D. Vekic / . Qualifier
Qualifier / K. Koukalova
M. Erakovic / C. Garcia (8) (6) B. Zahlavova Strycova / S.

Voegele
A. Beck / A. Schmiedlova
T. Bacsinszky / J. Cepelova
Qualifier / D. Cibulkova (3) (7) K. Pliskova / K. Flipkens
Qualifier / M. Barthel
I. Begu / Qualifier
P. Parmentier / A. Ivanovic (2) ALSO READ - THE BEST OF BOUCHARD'S Q&A SESSION WITH FANS ON TWITTER

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