26/05/2017 – Alizé Cornet is ranked 43rd, she reached the 4th round in Paris in 2015.
On Friday afternoon, the main draw was made for singles in Paris at the second Grand Slam tournament of the 2017 season: the World No35 Tímea Babos will meet Alizé Cornet.
The Frenchwoman (born: 22 January, 1990), is ranked was 43th, her career best position was 11 (16 February 2009). During her career, she won 5 WTAs (2008: Budapest, 2012: Bad Gastein, 2013: Strasbourg, 2014: Katowice, 2016: Hobart) and 3 ITFs.
This year Alizé Cornet was finalist in Brisbane (Australia, 1 000 000 USD, hard court), and reached the QF in Monterrey (Mexico, 250 000 USD, hard court). On clay, she won 1 match (Rome: Sara Errani 6:3, 6:4) and lost 4 times.
The Frenchwoman played 12 times at the main draw of the Roland Garros since 2005. Her best result was the 4th round in 2015, last year she reached the third round in Paris.
The 24-year old Hungarian player was three times at the main draw in the French capital: in 2012 and 2015, she lost in the opening round, while last year she reached the second round.