Simona Halep, nominated by WTA for player of the month in May
The WTA final of the Madrid tournament has also led to the nomination of Romanian tennis player Simona Halep, 3rd WTA, for player of the month in May. The final was won by Kiki Bertens 6-4, 6-4.
Other nominees are Kiki Bertens, Karolina Pliskova and Johanna Konta.
The results will be announces next Saturday.
This year’s player of the month: Naomi Osaka – January, Belinda Bencic – February, Asleigh Barty – March and Petra Kvitova – April.