Alison and Greet reach doubles third at US Open

Alison (WTA D-116) is having a great doubles run at the US Open (United States, Grand Slam) together with Greet Minnen (WTA D-121). They reached the third round.

In the first round, the Belgian pair was too strong for Lyudmyla Kichenok (WTA D-44) and Makoto Ninomiya (WTA D-51) 6-3 and 6-4. In the second roudn Ali and Greet beat sixteenth seed Ellen Perez (WTA D-46) and Kveta Peschke (WTA D-48) with 7-5, 1-6 and 6-2.

Their opponents in the third round are not yet known, but an encounter with Elise Mertens (WTA D-1) and Su-Wei Hsieh (WTA D-2) is possible.