Dubai: French opponent in singles

Dubai: French opponent in singles

16/02/2019 – Alizé Cornet is 51st in the World Rankings.

On Saturday, the main draw was made in Dubai at the 2 828 000 USD WTA Tour event: Timi’s opponent will be Alizé Cornet.

 

The Hungarian player is 100th in the World Rankings.

 

The French player (born: 22 January, 1990) is 51st in the WTA Rankings, with a career best position of 11th (16 February, 2009). During her career, she won 6 WTA- (2008: Budapest, 2012: Bad Gastein, 2013: Strasbourg, 2014: Katowice, 2016: Hobart, 2018: Gstaad) and 3 ITF events.

 

This year Alizé Cornet was a semifinalist in Hobart (Australia, 250 000 USD, hard court), while she reached the 2nd round at the Australian Open.

 

The two players have met one time so far: In 2017, Cornet won 6-2, 6-7, 6-2 at the Roland Garros in the opening round.