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Johanna Konta’s WTA Finals hopes end with Kremlin Cup withdrawal

• Foot injury rules Briton out of event at which she needed to reach final• Konta could still travel to Singapore as an alternate in case others drop outJohanna Konta’s hopes of qualifying for the WTA Finals are over after she pulled out of next week’s Kremlin Cup with an injury to her left foot.The British No1 looked a near certainty to claim the final eighth spot for the showpiece event in Singapore later this month until Caroline Garcia’s remarkable run. The Frenchwoman has taken advantage of Konta’s poor form...

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Published By: theguardian.com - Thursday, 12 October