Barbora Krejčkova, the second largest in the world, withdrew from the BNP Paribas Open on Tuesday due to an elbow injury.She is the second top-ranked player to withdraw from the tournament and has top-ranked Ashleigh Barty Announced last week She hadn’t recovered from her victory at the Australian Open in January.
“I’m very disappointed and sad to withdraw from the BNP Paribas Open,” she said. “I was really looking forward to playing at Indian Wells, but unfortunately I won’t be able to play this year.”
Alizé Cornet will move to the draw’s Krejčova spot as the next player to be seeded.
The tournament at India Wells will begin on Wednesday with Naomi Osaka and Sloane Stephens in a thrilling first round match.