Alison faces Tomljanovic in Istanbul

After helping her country beat Italy in the Fed Cup, Alison will this week be active in the Istanbul. She will play her first round match versus Australian Ajla Tomljanovic (WTA-95) on Wednesday.

Alison is now inside the top 50 and wants to further improve her ranking by playing a good tournament on the clay of Istanbul. If she gets into the second round, she will play Croatian Donna Vekic (WTA-54). But first Ali needs to get past Tomljanovic. It’s the third meeting between both players, each winning one of the two previous contests. Their match will be played on Court 1 after the match between Makarova and Krunic is finished. Play starts at 11.30 am local time.