06 Jun 2017

Spotlight On... Magdalena Rybarikova - May 2017


By Nick Fishpool

Photo: Yuki YamadaMagdalena Rybarikova (SVK)

May 2017


Magdalena Rybarikova
(4 October 1988)

Played: 2 tournaments (2 singles titles)

Won: 18 Sets              Lost: 1 Set
Won: 113 Games                Lost: 52 Games


Former WTA world number 31 Magdalena Rybarikova claimed her first two titles since 2014 with victory in the finals of the Japanese $80,000 and $60,000 tournaments held in Gifu and Fukuoka respectively.

Over the course of the two tournaments, Rybarikova only dropped the one set. That came in her Gifu quarterfinal match against Julia Glushko, herself a former WTA Top 100 ranked player.