Iga Swiatek Rips Tennis Balls Used for Women’s

Open in a press conference this week and the Grand Slam tournament’s usage of separate tennis

“I don’t know why they are different than men’s ones,” Swiatek said at this week’

Plus we can’t get those balls in Europe, or actually, when we buy them at store,

Open balls at home [in Poland], I’m practicing with men’s ones

Open has not commented on the matter since Swiatek’s comments

Swiatek was one player who spoke with WTA CEO and chairman Steve Simon last year about the

“I stopped actually pushing and trying to convince WTA, because the war in Ukraine happened and I

Yeah, but honestly, any tournament I play with these balls, I didn’t feel well

“The basis behind using the regular felt ball was that it limited the potential of arm, shoulder,