No quarterfinal in Manchester

Alison (WTA-103) was not able to reach the quarterfinal of the ITF-tournament in Manchester (Great Britain, $ 100 000). She lost in three sets in the second round.

Ali, seeded third, had to face Polish Magdalena Frech (WTA-264) in the second round. The first set went 1-6 to Frech, but Alison managed to win the second set 6-1. An exciting third set had to bring the decision, it went to the Polish 4-6. The match lasted 1 hour and 35 minutes.