Polish teenager Iga Świątek, who won Poland's first ever Grand Slam singles title at this year's French Open tennis tournament, was named Most Improved Player of the Year by the Women’s Tennis Association (WTA). Her coach also received a WTA award.
Polish tennis player Iga Swiatek advanced to world No. 17 in the Women's Tennis Association (WTA) ranking after she won the French Open tournament and claimed her maiden Grand Slam title at Roland Garros in Paris on Saturday.
Victory in French Open highlights the meteoric rise of the teenager from the outskirts of Warsaw.
Polish teenager Iga Świątek made it to her first Grand Slam final of the French Open tennis tournament, at Roland Garros in Paris on Thursday, by defeating Nadia Podorska of Argentina.
Polish teenager Iga Swiatek made it to her first Grand Slam semifinal by ending the surprising French Open run of qualifier Martina Trevisan of Italy.
Poland's Iga Swiatek defeated top seed Simona Halep of Romania 6-1, 6-2 in the fourth round of the French Open, a Grand Slam tennis tournament, at Roland Garros in Paris on Sunday.
Poles Iga Świątek and Łukasz Kubot gained the so-called 'wild card' and will play together at the Australian Open Grand Slam tournament, Artur Bochenek, from the Warsaw Sport Group Open, announced on Wednesday.
Although Saturday’s win was Iga’s first Grand Slam title, this is not the first international success for the rising tennis star.