Last Sunday Alison (WTA-96) played on hardcourt in Antwerp, and today she already had to compete on the Brazilian gravel. She had to take on sixth seed Anna Schmiedlova (WTA-75) in the first round
The Belgian was broken three times in the first set, and could only once break back. Ali lost the first set 3-6. In the second set Schmiedlova took full control of the match, and Ali did not manage to win another game. She lost the set 0-6.