Bondarenko too strong for Alison

Alison (WTA-104) was not able to win her second qualifying match against Kateryna Bondarenko (WTA-177). The Ukrainian is making her comeback after the birth of her daughter and proved that she can still compete on a high level

In the first set Ali faced two break points, and Bondarenko managed to convert both of them. The Belgian failed to threaten her opponent and lost the set 2-6. In the second set both players were on the same level until the end of the set when the Ukrainian took advantage. She managed to place the decisive break, and won 5-7.