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Wimbledon champion and world No. 3 Elena Rybakina pulled out of a warmup event in Eastbourne, England, on Monday, sparking concerns about her fitness ahead of the year’s third Grand Slam which begins next week.

Moscow-born Kazakh Rybakina made her major breakthrough by winning the title at Wimbledon last year and has steadily gone up the world rankings in 2023.

She was among the favorites for the French Open but pulled out of Roland Garros ahead of her third-round meeting with Sara Sorribes Tormo earlier this month due to a viral illness.

Eastbourne organizers did not give a reason for the withdrawal of Rybakina in a post on Twitter. Rybakina lost to Donna Vekic in the round of 16 in Berlin last week.

She told British media this week that she was still not 100 percent physically, due to the lingering effects of the viral illness she picked up in Paris.

Wimbledon begins on July 3.

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Wimbledon champ Elena Rybakina pulls out of Eastbourne