Svetlana Kuznetsova to play at Sydney International
Svetlana Kuznetsova will play at the Sydney International as her preparation for the 2010 Australian Open .
Kuznetsova joins Serena Williams, Elena Dementieva, Caroline Wozniacki and Victoria Azarenka at this tennis event that will be played on January 10-16.
“I really enjoy visiting Sydney. It is a beautiful city and a great place to begin the new season,” Kuznetsova said.
“I have had some really great results there in the past and I am looking forward to having a great tournament in Sydney before the Australian Open.”
Tournament Director Craig Watson said the Russian was always a welcome and popular visitor to Sydney and the event.
“Svetlana is great athlete and a fantastic addition to our women’s field,” Watson said. “She is a wonderful ambassador for the sport and always friendly and obliging whenever she plays in Sydney. We are looking forward to having her at the event next January.”