At the ITF tournament in Quanzhou (China, $ 60 000), Yanina lost the quarter finals to Naomi Brady (WTA-134) in three sets (6-3 4-6 2-6, 2 hours and 2 minutes). At the WTA tournament in Anning (China, gravel, $125 000), Yanina again was stopped in the quarter finals, this time by Russian Irina Khromacheva (WTA-210), again in a three-setter (2-6 6-3 6-3, 1 hour and 48 minutes).
The Orange County Breakers have announced that the former world No. 12 and US Open semifinalist Yanina Wickmayer will return to the Breakers for the 2018 season of World TeamTennis presented by GEICO. Wickmayer, who was named the 2017 WTT Female Rookie of the Year, expressed her excitement about returning to Orange County this season.