Alison bows out in Bad Homburg first round

After her victory at the tournament of Gaiba in Italy last week, Alison (WTA-46) headed to Germanyto play the WTA grass tournament in Bad Homburg (WTA 250). She lost her opening match.

In the first round, Alison met American Amanda Anisimova (WTA-25). Ali started the match well by winning the first set with 6-3. Her opponent won the second set with the same score: 3-6. The third set was hotly contested and decided in a tie-break won by the American 6-7(4).