The Rosario, who seeks to ratify all the great she did in 2020, fell within the first spherical of the Abu Dhabi WTA 500 towards the Spanish Sorribes.
It was debut and farewell for Nadia Podoroska in her first match in 2021. Argentina, forty seventh on the planet rating, was eradicated this Thursday within the first spherical of the WTA 500 Abu Dhabi towards the Spanish Sara Sorribes (66th), dropping by a double 6-3.
“I didn’t really feel aggressive. It was very troublesome and I used to be by no means capable of get into the sport. However that is simply starting, “mentioned the Rosario tennis participant after the sport, who this season seeks to verify the great type she confirmed on the finish of 2020.
The Small -which has amongst its priorities this yr the Tokyo Olympics, for which it’s already classified- did an incredible preseason job in Alicante, the Spanish metropolis the place it has been primarily based for 2 years. In any case, the outcomes of that work, for now, should wait.
2020 marked a earlier than and after in Podoroska’s profession. Specifically, these little greater than two weeks that he lived at Roland Garros, the place he began in qualifying, amassed victories -some towards opponents of nice weight, such because the quarterfinal towards Elina Svitolina (fifth) – and have become the primary participant within the historical past of the match to achieve the semifinals (she misplaced to the Polish Iga Swiatek, then champion) after overcoming the classification.
The Abu Dhabi WTA 500, which takes place on an open-air quick floor and opens the 2021 season of the ladies’s circuit, is endowed with $ 565,000 in prizes.
(With data from AFP)