Alison loses in second round in Istanbul

Alison (WTA-60) hasn’t been able to qualify for the quarter finals of the WTA tournament of Istanbul (Turkey, WTA International).

After a smooth first round, Ali bumped into Danka Kovinic (WTA-92) from Montenegro on Thursday. After 1 hour and 30 minutes of play Kovinic took the lead: 6-3 6-4.

Alison (WTA D-114) is still active in the doubles tournament though. Together with Greet Minnen (WTA D-124) she will compete in the quarterfinals against third seeds Kaitlyn Christian (WTA D-63) and Giuliana Olmos (WTA D-65).