"My plan is to play Abu Dhabi in December and then in a tournament before Australia and then the Australian Open. That's my goal," the Spaniard said at a sponsor event in Paris. "We're working hard to make it happen."
Officials gave no reason for Barty's decision to pull out of next month's women's draw which was already suffering from the absence of several top-ranked players, including Naomi Osaka and Serena Williams.
After a tight start to her first-round US Open match Monday night, the reigning champion grabbed eight of the last nine games and put together a 6-4, 6-1 victory over 87th-ranked Marie Bouzkova of the Czech Republic.
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Angelique Kerber defeated Elina Svitolina 7-5, 2-6, 6-4 while former US Open winner Bianca Andreescu of Canada lost to Karolina Muchova 6-4, 6-2 in the second round.
French Open 2021: Tsitsipas showed he’s ready to take baton from Big 3; Krejcikova’s win demonstrated depth of women’s tennis
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A look back at the two weeks of French Open which crowned Novak Djokovic and Barbora Krejcikova as the men's and women's champions.
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Roland Garros winner Novak Djokovic, fresh from his 19th Grand Slam win, consolidated his lead atop the rankings.
French Open 2021: Krejcikova jumps 18 places in WTA ranking after Grand Slam win; Barty remains No 1
The Czech beat Anastasia Pavlyuchenkova in Saturday's final, the Russian herself gaining 13 places to 19th, while Slovenian semi-finalist Tamara Zidansek leapt 38 places to 47th.
In an Instagram post early Monday morning, the 22-year-old dedicated his first Grand Slam final to her after Djokovic overturned a two-set deficit to win 6-7 (6/8), 2-6, 6-3, 6-2, 6-4 and secure his 19th Grand Slam title.
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French Open organisers insisted they tried to engage with Naomi Osaka several times before she decided to withdraw from the clay-court Grand Slam.
French Open 2021, men's final Highlights: Novak Djokovic fights back from two sets down to win second title in Paris
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Victory for the Serb will take him alongside Roy Emerson and Rod Laver as the only men to capture the four majors more than once.
Krejcikova, ranked 33 in the world and playing just her fifth main draw in a Slams singles event, triumphed 6-1, 2-6, 6-4 for a second career title.
French Open 2021 Live Streaming: When and where to watch Krejcikova vs Pavlyuchenkova women's singles final
Here are all the live streaming details about French Open 2021 women's singles final between Anastasia Pavlyuchenkova and Barbora Krejcikova
French Open 2021: From Nadal's high count of errors to Djokovic learning from past, how epic semi-final was decided
Novak Djokovic did the unimaginable by beating Rafael Nadal at the French Open in a high quality, one-for-the-ages contest.
Djokovic condemned Nadal to only his third loss in 16 years and 108 matches at Roland Garros to reach his sixth Paris final after a classic showdown which even beat the country's Covid-19 curfew.
French Open 2021 Match Highlights, men's semi-finals: Novak Djokovic beats Rafael Nadal to enter final
French Open 2021: Follow live score and updates from the men's semi-finals featuring Alexander Zverev vs Stefanos Tsitsipas and Novak Djokovic vs Rafael Nadal.
French Open 2021: Barbora Krejcikova saves match point to set up final with Anastasia Pavlyuchenkova
It will be the sixth successive French Open to crown a first-time women's major champion.