Cornet Wins Hobart International in Final Over Bouchard
Eugenie Bouchard’s powerful run was stopped by Alize Cornet at the Hobart International with a 6-1, 6-2 triumph over the Canadian in the closing on Saturday.
Cornet first since April 2014 in her third effort at the Hobart International, among the Australian Open Series warmup tournaments and won her fifth WTA title.
It absolutely was Bouchard’s finest performance since a long layoff because of concussion she endured in a dressing room autumn at this past year’s U.S. Open.
Bouchard said “it turned out to be a rough one for me …
Bouchard and Aleksandra Krunic in the very first round of the Australian Open play, and Cornet and Bojana Jovanovski will meet.