Svetlana Kuznetsova qualified for the Sony Ericsson Championships for the fifth time in her career and joined Dinara Safina, Serena Williams, Caroline Wozniacki and Elena Dementieva in the elite field.
Top 8 singles players of the 2009 season will compete at the Sony Ericsson Championships, which means that three more players can qualify for the singles competition. Of course, top 4 doubles team will also compete.
For the second year in a row the season-ending event will take place at the Khalifa International Tennis Complex in Doha, Qatar, from October 27 to November 1. (source: On the Baseline)