The 64th World No., Frenchwoman Kristina Mladenovic, defeated Oman’s representative Fatma Al-Nabhani, who is in the 406th position in the WTA rating, with a score of 6/1, 6/1 at the start of the tournament in Dubai.
The meeting lasted 1 hour and 11 minutes. During this time, the 25-year-old Mladenovic performed one ace, made a mistake seven times when serving and sold seven break points, and the 27-year-old Al-Nabhani never filed it, made ten double mistakes and made two breaks.
Previously, the athletes did not meet each other. In the second round of the Dubai Duty Free Tennis Championships, Mladenovic will cross the rackets with the Japanese woman Naomi Osaka.