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.
Poland's Iga Świątek has defeated Czech Kristyna Pliskova 6-0 and 6-1 in the semi final of the WTA tournament in Lugano, Switzerland, and advanced to the final round of the event.
The 29-year-old star said on Facebook she was “no longer able to train and play the way I used to, and recently my body can't live up to my expectations.”