Graf continues as Zhuhai ambassador

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You’d think the WTA Tour would do everything to have one of its greatest champions, Steffi Graf – oops, Stefanie now – front and centre as much as possible. But it rarely happens, as Graf is busy with her family life and charitable endeavors.

When the Zhuhai Elite Trophy announced this week that Graf would continue as event ambassador, it just brought the point home.

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The tournament is sort of a second-tier year-end finals for players who don’t make the final cut in Singapore, It takes place the following week, largely ignored.

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