A very strong WTA 500 event will be staged in Ostrava as it will host top-seed Swiatek and many other great players like Kontaveit, Badosa, Raducanu and more.
The event will be played indoors on hard courts and will run from October 3rd till October 9th. The top seed is Swiatek and she has a BYE in the first round. She might face Zhang or a qualifier in round two. The second seed is Paula Badosa and she might face Kvitova in the second round following her BYE.
2022 Rakuten Japan Open Tennis Championships Draw with Ruud, Norrie, Fritz, Kyrgios and Tiafoe
Kontaveit won't have an easy job either as she faces either Martincova or Teichmann in the second round as well. Some other interesting matchups include Azarenka against Alexandrova, Raducanu against Kasatkina and maybe Bencic vs Krejcikova in round two.
Check out the full draw below.