29 Mar 2012

Misaki Doi leads entrants into Jackson, MS

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Photo: Takeo TanumaMisaki Doi (JPN)

JACKSON, MS, USA : The ITF Pro Circuit rolls into Mississippi at the start of April for a $25,000 tournament at the River Hills Club in Jackson city.

Japan’s Misaki Doi is leading the list of entrants into this tournament that can count former WTA World Number 5, Daniela Hantuchova, amongst its roster of former champions. Indeed it was here that the Slovak star won her first professional title back in 1999.

Another successful player to have previously competed in Jackson was Samantha Stosur, the 2011 US Open singles champion, who lost in the opening round of the 2002 tournament.