When Caroline Wozniacki in the next week opens WTA tournament Dubai Duty Free Championship, it will not be as planned against the australian Samantha Stosur.
She has withdrawn and is not longer on the turneringsskemaet.
According to TV2 Sports, the 34-year-old Stosur pulled out of 'personal reasons'.
open the Caroline Wozniacki tournament against a dane anything less known opponent, as the 28-year-old Stefanie Voegele takes over Stosurs place in the tournament.
Voegele comes from Switzerland and is number 84 on the wta tour, where Wozniacki for comparison is number ten.
The two players have met each other once before in a professional match. It was in 2013, when Voegele won a gruskamp in three sets in Charleston.
When they meet in Dubai it will be on the hardcourtunderlag.