Vote for Jovana in the #WTAFinals Rising Stars Exhibition!
Jovana Jaksic has been included in the voting for the inaugural Rising Stars competition that will take place in Singapore from October 17-21.
The Rising Stars tournament – which will take place alongside the season-ending finale of the WTA – will include two players from Rest of the World (ROW) and two players from Asia-Pacific (APAC) with a round-robin format followed by one final.
Jovana appears in the ROW list alongside future stars such as Belinda Bencic, Madison Keys and Monica Puig. Players will be invited to Singapore based on the fan voting over the next month, you can vote here for Jovana: http://www.wtafinals.com/Rising-Star-Poll
“I’m super excited to be included in the voting for Rising Stars,” said Jovana. “I’m feeling honoured to have my name on the list because all the best up and coming players in the world are involved. To be in Singapore with the top 8 players in the world plus all the legends of the game would be a dream come true for me.”
Jovana qualifies for the voting system, having reached her first WTA final in Monterrey in February this year. The other criteria is to be aged 23 or under at the Championships (October 20, 1991 or later).
Jovana is currently ranked No.125 in the world and her next event will be the WTA international in Tashkent next week.