Melanie Oudin of the United States receives Wimbledon wild card

Updated: 18 June 2012 15:14 IST

Melanie Oudin of the United States has been awarded a Wimbledon wild card after reaching the final of the grass-court Aegon Classic.

Melanie Oudin of the United States receives Wimbledon wild card

London:

Melanie Oudin of the United States has been awarded a Wimbledon wild card after reaching the final of the grass-court Aegon Classic.

The 2009 U.S. Open quarterfinalist received the wild card on Sunday. She will play former No. 1 Jelena Jankovic in the Birmingham final on Monday.

Oudin joins Virginie Razzano of France, British trio Laura Robson, Naomi Broady and Johanna Konta, Ashley Barty of Australia and Yaroslava Shvedova of Kazakhstan.

The men's wild cards are 2002 Wimbledon champion Lleyton Hewitt of Australia, Tommy Haas of Germany, British quartet Jamie Baker, Oliver Golding, Josh Goodall and James Ward, David Goffin of Belgium and Grega Zemlja of Slovenia.

Wimbledon is from June 25 to July 8.



Topics : Tennis Wimbledon 2011 Melanie Oudin Virginie Razzano Tommy Haas Lleyton Hewitt
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