Alison seeded eight in Dubai qualifying draw

Due to the cancellation of the WTA tournament in Debrecen, Alison (WTA-47) cannot defend her title at the Hungarian Open. This weekend she comes into action in the qualifications of the WTA tournament in Dubai (United Arab Emirates, Premier).

Ali is seeded eight and will face Russian Angelina Gabueva (WTA-462) in her first match. In order to reach the main draw, she must win three times.