December 3, 2021

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Alison Riske revived in Linz

Alison Riske revived in Linz

Alison Risk (73) won again in WTA Linz. American strike Jacqueline Christian (100 degrees) by 2-6; 6-2 7-5 to regain the title in the ring. After a season in which the second round did not pass in any way, the light is starting to appear PortorozWhere he reached the final. Two months later, he was honored at the historical Queen of Austria contest.

in 2019, Risks He lived one of his best seasons thanks to his victory in ‘s-Hertogenbosch, quarter-finals in Wimbledon And it reached its best position in the ranking number 18 in the world. The following year, a halt to the circuit due to the pandemic prevented North America from returning to competition under the same conditions. Of the four tournaments he played in the second half of 2020, only one is US OpenHe made it to the second round.

In 2021, the unfavorable situation for Risky spread. She couldn’t get past her debut in any of the four Grand Slam tournaments, and in the WTA 1000, she only achieved two victories, one in Cincinnati and another in Indian wells. But, even though things were not going well, Allison decided to keep trying to get a good winning streak in the end. Portoroz. There he agreed to the decisive match, and fell in front of him Yasmine Paolini.

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As the season drew to a close, the Pittsburgh native began her journey through the historic Linz Championship as the eighth seed. left on the way to Alize Cornet and his native Daniel Collins, to advance to the final. There he defeated the Roman Jacqueline Christian He won the third title of his career, reclaiming a piece of ground he lost the last time around.