"They replied that their plate is full and they will come back to me as soon as they can. Shapatava, the world number 371, is a 16-year veteran of the tour. Shapatava has banked $354,000 in career prize money from almost 1,500 singles and doubles matches. Many players outside the lucrative top 100 traditionally supplement their meagre incomes by coaching or playing in European club leagues. What about those juniors that chose tennis as their career and are making the transition to pros?
Source: Bangkok Post March 29, 2020 01:30 UTC