Sucky draw, hoping for any upset here. By the way, here's a clip of Sachie from the YOG. Such beautiful strokes, but this rally pretty much summarized the entire match - great point construction, UE to end the rally
11 August, SACHIE has applied for professional registration to the JTA.
JTA is planning to approve turned pro at the Board of directors' meeting on 24 September.
After turning pro is sponsored by YONEX.
She has already received a wildcard of PPO Qualifying,
and will make this the first tournament as a professional. Sachie talked;
｢I wanted to go professional to fit a big tournament. I want to buy the dress by the prize. ｣