Tennis federation officials cancel Florence Open
Officials with the International Tennis Federation have announced the cancellation of this year’s McLeod for Health Florence Open. The event had been scheduled for the week of Oct. 12-18 at the Dr. Eddie Floyd Florence Tennis Center.
Among the more notable recent winners of this tournament was 2018 singles champion Bianca Andreescu, who went on to beat Serena Williams in the 2019 U.S. Open final.
Claire Lu, the 2019 McLeod for Health Florence Open singles champion, was once the world’s top-ranked junior.