Kazakh Zarina Diyas voted for WTA Rising Star in Singapore tournament09 october 2014, 16:11
The exhibitional competition will bring two representatives from the World league and two representatives from the Asia-Pacific league to determine the best tennis player in the new generation of women&rsquos tennis.
During one month of voting Monica Puig from Puerto Rico (20.65% votes) and an American tennis player Shelby Rogers (16.47%) were chosen as the top two representatives from the World league. Chinese Zheng Saisai (17.72%) along with Zarina Diyas from Kazakhstan (15.74) were voted as the representatives of the Asia-Pacific.
&ldquoI&rsquom grateful to everyone who voted for me. In particular, I want to thank Vesti.kz sports website for the support,&rdquo Diyas said.
Meanwhile, Diyas is competing in the WTA tournament in Osaka, Japan. The Kazakhstani No. 1 has improved her WTA standing after a tournament in China. Diyas occupies the 37th place in the WTA rating.
The WTA Rising Star takes place from October 17 to 21 as a part of the WTA finals in Singapore.
By Gyuzel Kamalova