Alison reached the final qualifying round at the WTA-tournament of Marrakech ($ 250 000). She defeated the Spanish Sara Sorribes Tormo (WTA-159) in her second match.
Ali needed one hour and 44 minutes to beat the Spanish Sorribes Tormo with 7-6(2) and 6-4. She needs to win one more time to reach the main draw. In the deciding match she will play 23-year-old Olivia Rogowska (WTA-196) from Australia, it is their first encounter.
Ali (WTA D-195) will also play doubles in Morocco together with the American Alison Riske (WTA D-99). They face the second seeds in the first round.