World No 6 Li Na to play pre-Wimbledon Eastbourne event
Last Updated: 05/06/13 11:23am
Li Na heads for the grass of the Sussex coast
Former French Open champion Li Na is the latest big name player to confirm her entry for this month's Aegon International.
The 2011 champion from Roland Garros, and current world No 6, will join five other top 10 stars in the Eastbourne event.
The others are: Agnieszka Radwanska, Sara Errani, Petra Kvitova, Caroline Wozniacki and Angelique Kerber.
Na said in a statement: "It is great preparation for Wimbledon as the grass courts are immaculate and the fans are so knowledgeable about tennis."
Laura Robson and Heather Watson spearhead British hopes for the tournament at Devonshire Park which runs from June 15-22.