Alison Van Uytvanck (WTA 51) on Thursday failed to qualify for the third round of the WTA tournament in Miami (hardcourt/8.648.508 dollar). Van Uytvanck had after a mere two hours of tennis in two sets (6-3, 7-6 (7/4)) and the thumbs for the Polish Agnieszka Radwanska (WTA 32). In her first round, Van Uytvanck is the measure taken from the Ukrainian Kateryna Bondarenko (WTA 73).
For the 29-year-old Polish, eindlaureate in Miami in 2012, is waiting in the third round a showdown with the winner of the match between Frenchwoman Oceane Dodin (WTA 98) and the Romanian number one of the world Simona Halep.
Besides Van Uytvanck are also Elise Mertens (WTA 21) and Kirsten Flipkens (WTA 71) on the master table in Miami. Mertens had free in the first round and wait in the second round is a confrontation with the U.s. Bernardo Pera (WTA 105). Flipkens knocked in her first duel, the Romanian Mihaela Buzarnescu (WTA 39) and is now waiting for a party at the British Johanna Konta (WTA 14). Later in the evening, Flipkens is still in action in the doubles in Miami. On the side of the Serbian Nina Stojanovic wait for a duel against the Russian-Ukrainian tandem Alla Kudryavtseva/Lyudmyla Kichenok.
Yanina Wickmayer (WTA 109) and Ysaline Bonaventure (WTA 137) fell in the qualifiers in Florida.