2017 Connecticut Open Singles Draw Released

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ConnecticutOpen2017_Mastalerz_DrawCeremony-5No.1 seed and defending champion Agnieszka Radwanska, who receives a bye in the first round, will open her 2017 Connecticut Open campaign against either Genie Bouchard, the Canadian wild card and former Wimbledon finalist, or American Lauren Davis.

Three-time champion Petra Kvitova, who attended the draw ceremony in the brand new media center of the Connecticut Open this morning, will face Zhang Shuai of China.

Other exciting match-ups include wild card Sloane Stephens, who is enjoying a fantastic comeback from injury during the US Open Series, against No.5 seed and Indian Wells champion Elena Vesnina, plus No.4 seed Kiki Mladenovic versus her former doubles partner Timea Babos.

Tournament Director Anne Worcester, WTA supervisor Donna Kelso, Jacob Harb, Porsche Vice President and a group of children from the New HYTEs community programmes took part in the draw.

ConnecticutOpen2017_Mastalerz_DrawCeremony-3The 2017 draw includes one Grand Slam champion (Kvitova), the last two winners of WTA Finals in Singapore (Cibulkova, Radwanska), reigining Olympic gold medalists (Puig, Vesnina) and 12 players with a title this year (Kvitova, Mladenovic, Vesnina, Pavlyuchenkova, Bertens, Davis, Kasatkina, Tsurenko, Peng, Kontaveit, Siniakova, Babos)

For more information about the 2017 Connecticut Open, to purchase tickets or to volunteer visit www.ctopen.org or call 203-776-7331.