Originally Posted by iGOAT
Monterrey clearly has quite a bit of money but it really is a bizarre choice
. If she's playing that week it may as well be in Charleston to get rid of one of the Premier commitments and that field usually isn't super tough.
Apart from the fact that Serena plays? And that they probably spend all their budget on her and Venus.
That and playing on green clay isn't advisable. She doesn't like clay and green clay is probably the most dangerous surface around. Playing on it a week after hard courts seems a recipe for disaster. It doesn't even prepare you for anything, as it's the only green clay event on the calendar.