Through Philippe Gestin
Published on 9 Feb 21 at 10:58
up to date on 9 Feb 21 at 11:15
Big disappointment for the younger tenniswoman from Louannec, Clara Burel, who was eradicated in the first round of theAustralian Open, beaten in three units by the Belgian Alison Van Uytvanck, 4-6, 6-3, 6-4.
La Trégorroise can feed regrets on the finish of a hung assembly the place the 2 gamers have recognized ups and downs.
After two delicate first video games, Clara Burel (238e on the WTA) discovered the correct measure in opposition to the 65e world, usually overtaken by the facility of its adversary. Breakant at 7e sport, the Breton logically gained the first set 6-4.
A failing service
She took the opposing service from the beginning however a faulty first ball (43% first ball and 4 double faults) prevented her from maintaining the lead. On the opposite, Alison Van Uytvanck was extra aggressive, concluding a number of factors on the internet, to tie a set all over the place (6-3).
In the decisive round, Clara Burel appeared to have misplaced the thread earlier than exhibiting the energy of character that we all know to select up. The two gamers struggling to serve, it was lastly the Belgian who made the break at the most effective time (5-4).
Serving for the match, Alison Van Uytvanck discovered the sources, with two excellent factors to return again to 40-40 and in the end win 6-4.
The first Grand Slam event of the season subsequently ends there for Clara Burel who may have different alternatives to point out her expertise.