Slovene Fed Cup team captain Mima Jaušovec and tournament director Andrej Bizjak defined 6 players (2 for main draw and 4 for qualifying round) who will be invited to the Banka Koper Slovenia Open 2006 as a wild card.
and Maša Zec Peškirič
will also play in the main tournament besides Katarina Srebotnik. Klepač (born 13.3.1986) is the second high-ranked Slovenian on the WTA rankings (279th place on 28.8.2006). She is lately in good shape and form regarding the fact that she won the ITF tournament with prize money 10,000 USD at Maribor. 19-year-old Zec Peškirič (329th place) will try to defend last year's WTA points won for placement into the second round at Portorož.
A place in the qualifying and a good opportunity for gaining experience was given to following four young Slovene players: