Tanvi Lad —
National runner-up in 2017, the 26-year-old has been around for a while without making much of an impact. In October 2014, she gained her career-best ranking of 51. At present, she is placed 93rd on the world list. This year, till March, she played in four internationals and made first-round exits. In the coming days, she is likely to face serious challenges from younger rivals.