Svitolina to play in Berlin in July
Ukraine’s top-seeded tennis player, Elina Svitolina, will perform at an exhibition tournament in Berlin in July, according to the BTU tennis news site. Svitolina’s opponents could be Julia Goerges and Andrea Petkovic from Germany, or Kiki Bertens from the Netherlands. According to media reports, participants in the men’s tournament will be German Alexander Zverev, Austrian Dominic Thiem, Italian Jannik Sinner and Australian Nick Kyrgios. The competition is to start on July 13 and will be held without spectators on grass and hard courts. The prize fund of the competition will be 100,000 euros for each tournament.