Alison Van Uytvanck (WTA 52) has on Sunday for the second round on the WTA Premiertoernooi in the Spanish capital Madrid (gravel/7.021.128 euro).
In the opening round in Madrid went Ali in two sets down against the Swiss Belinda Bencic (WTA 19): 6-4, 6-3 after 1 hour and 28 minutes. Earlier this week, was Van Uytvanck still halvefinaliste in the Moroccan city of Rabat. It was the fifth mutual game, the state is now 4-1 in favor of Bencic, who in the second round against the Russian Svetlana Kuznetsova (WTA 109), ten years ago, the winner of Roland Garros.
Later on Sunday, plays Elise Mertens (WTA 18) her match in the first round against the Slovakian qualifier Anna Karolina Schmiedlova (WTA 103). Kirsten Flipkens (WTA 59) went there Saturday in the first round after a defeat in three sets against Latvia’s Anastasija Sevastova 0-6, 6-3, 6-2.