Spanish ace gunning for Thailand Open title

Chinese gamers, from left, Duan Yingying, Peng Shuai and Wang Wafan happily reveal the tom yum kung they prepared.

Previous world No. 1 Garbine Muguruza of Spain is going for a go back to the winners’ circle by raising the WTA-sanctioned 2019 Thailand Open prize next weekend.

Muguruza, a winner of 2 Grand Slam titles whose world ranking has actually slipped to No. 18, is amongst the 32 gamers who will be competing for the songs crown at the occasion, which provides an overall of US$ 250,000 (8 million baht) in cash prize.

The Spanish ace has actually been seeded leading for the competition, which gets underway on Monday and ends on Sunday at Real Arena Hua Hin.

The other huge names taking part in the Thailand Open consist of 2nd seed and world No. 19 Caroline Garcia of France and 2013 Wimbledon runner-up Sabine Lisicki, who has actually gotten a wildcard.

A number of stars have actually currently shown up in the nation for the competition. Apart from Muguruza, who showed up on Thursday night, Chinese stars Peng Shuai, Duan Yingying and Wang Wafan remain in Hua Hin to get ready for the WTA occasion.

Muguruza stated: “This is my 2nd time concerning Thailand. My very first see was to Pattaya several years back. It was an excellent journey and I discovered the Thai culture to be extremely various from Spain.

” I liked Pad Thai quite although it is spicy. If I have an opportunity, I will consume it once again on this journey and attempt some other Thai meals too.”

She included: “I am all set for every competition that I am taking part in. I wish to win here. I will attempt my finest for an excellent outcome.

” There are some strong gamers in the competition and I am feeling actually delighted. I hope the Thai tennis fans will delight in the competitors.”

On The Other Hand, Peng, Duan and Wang had a shot at making well-known Thai meal tom yum kung the other day.

The organisers set up a class for the Chinese trio to make the popular meal with Vacation Inn Resort Vana Nava’s ‘Chef Bem’, whose complete name is Amporn Choeng-Ngam.

Chef Bem later on discussed to the media that tom yum kung was chosen on the basis of its appeal which he was impressed by the cooking abilities shown by the 3 Chinese gamers.

Garbine Muguruza comes to Suvarnabhumi airport on Thursday.

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