Tennis: Poland’s Linette out of Toray Pan Pacific Open
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Poland’s Magda Linette has crashed out of the Toray Pan Pacific Open WTA Premier tennis tournament in Tokyo, Japan after being overpowered by the Czech Republic’s Karolina Pliskova.
The Pole lost 2-6, 1-6 in the second round of the tournament on Wednesday.
Linette, aged 25, is 74th in the WTA ranking. Pliskova fell from no. 1 to no. 4 in the ranking earlier this month.
Linette was recently trounced by Pliskova 2-6, 1-6 in the first round of the US Open.
The Polish player last year reached the quarterfinals of the Tokyo tournament. (gs/pk)