Immediately a tricolor derby in the “Viking Classic” qualifiers, WTA 250 with a dollar prize pool on the grass courts of Birmingham, Great Britain (last year the tournament was not played due to the pandemic).
In front of Martina Di Giuseppe, n.194 del ranking, and Giulia Gatto-Monticone, 172 WTA: the 33-year-old from Turin is ahead 2-1 with the 30-year-old from Rome in the balance of the previous ones.
The reigning champion is the Australian Ashleigh Barty who won the trophy in the 2019 edition becoming, for the first time, the number one in the world (the 2020 edition was canceled due to the pandemic).
SuperTennis, the FIT TV, follows live and exclusively the WTA 250 in Birmingham. This is the programming:
Monday 14 – deferred to 11.00 pm
Tuesday 15- deferred to 11.00 pm
Wednesday 16 – deferred to 11.00 pm
Thursday 17 – deferred to 11.00 pm
Friday 18 – deferred to 11.00 pm
Saturday 19 – postponed at 18.00 (semifinal1) and at 20.30 (semifinal2)
Sunday 20 – deferred to 11.00 pm (final)
Birmingham, Great Britain
June 14 – 20, 2021
$ 235,238 – weed
Martina Di Giuseppe (ITA) c. Giulia Gatto-Monticone (ITA)
ORDER OF PLAY