i reckon she will be a pretty good player, certainly top 50. but she's meant to have a huge game and a huge serve which goes far in womesn tennis these days.
about the question, i think she'll have to pull out of the qualies cause you can't retire from a tournament unless you are ill or injured.
Go the aussies! stosur!!!
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also good luck to: azarenka, lucic, sprem, vakulenko, vaidisova, safarova, ivanovic, groenefeld, mirza, krajicek, kvitkova, larcher de brito, lisicki.