At the ITF-tournament of Cagnes-sur-Mer (France, $ 100,000) Alison (WTA-127) has reached the second round. She defeated Romanian Alexandra Dulgheru (WTA-538) in two sets.
Alison had to face Dulgheru in the first round, whom she never beat before. The Belgian immediately went up 5-1 in the first set, but the Romanian mildered to 6-3. In the second set, both players were equally matched, the Romanian went up 3-5 but Alison scored four games in a row and won the second set 7-5.
In the second round, Alison will face Amandine Hesse (WTA-226), who received a wildcard. It will be their first encounter.