20 October 2023 | Tennis SA

Defending champion Kimberly Birrell (Gold Coast, Qld) will lead the women’s field at the City of Playford Tennis International at the Playford Tennis Centre from Sunday 22 to Sunday 29 October 2023.

She will be joined by Australian top 10 players including Astra Sharma (WA), Priscilla Hon (Qld), Jaimee Fourlis (Vic) and Seone Mendez (NSW), as well as South Australia’s Petra Hule who reached a career high ranking of 311 last month.

The 18 direct acceptances including four players from inside the world’s top 100 will be joined by four wildcards and six qualifiers, with main draw matches beginning on Tuesday 24 October.

City of Playford Tennis International
Player acceptance list as at 20 October 2023
Ranking date: 5 October 2023

WTA rank First name Last name Nationality
104 Kimberly Birrell AUS
157 Moyuka Uchijima JPN
161 Astra Sharma AUS
164 Sujeong Jang KOR
184 Priscilla Hon AUS
206 Jaimee Fourlis AUS
223 YeXin Ma CHN
240 Eudice Chong HKG
248 Seone Mendez AUS
250 Destanee Aiava AUS
251 Lanlana Tararudee THA
253 Sakura Hosogi JPN
255 Maddison Inglis AUS
315 Petra Hule AUS
317 Taylah Preston AUS
333 Joanna Garland TPE
347 Natsumi Kawaguchi JPN
350 Kyoka Okamura JPN

Please note: list is subject to change

The City of Playford Tennis International is part of the Australian Pro Tour, a series of professional tennis events held throughout the year to bridge upcoming players with the ATP/WTA Tour, providing an opportunity to earn significant world ranking points.

For more information about the Australian Pro Tour, Tennis Australia or the players visit For more information on the ATP Challenger Tour go to or for more information on the ITF World Tennis Tour visit