‘Queenwen’ has hit the duvet of GQ. Zheng Qinwen just lately graced the duvet of GQ China in a fashion-forward unfold by photographer Kiki Xue.
Earlier than she was busy upsetting No.5 seed Jelena Ostapenko and No.1 seed Daria Kasatkina in Abu Dhabi, Zheng posed for a collection of artsy photographs each on the tennis courtroom and off, carrying her signature Nike threads amongst different eye-popping items.
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The GQ unfold is not Zheng’s first foray as a canopy star; final yr, she posed for Harper’s Bazaar in her residence nation, and in addition did a shoot for China’s version of Cosmo.
The 20-year-old was born in Shiyan however trains in Barcelona, Spain, and rose greater than 100 locations within the rankings during the last yr en path to being named the tour’s most promising newcomer in 2022.
She was the second Chinese language girl to win a WTA Participant Award, after Zheng Jie earned the Comeback Participant of the 12 months honor in 2008.
Bidding to succeed in her second profession WTA singles remaining, Zheng will face Liudmila Samsnova in Saturday’s semifinals in Abu Dhabi. She misplaced to Samsonova within the remaining of the Toray Pan Pacific Open in Tokyo final fall.
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