Second Brazilian qualified for the main draw of the Australian Open, joining compatriot Beatriz Haddad Maia, Laura Pigossi from Sao Paulo commemorated her lucky-loser place in the disagreement of the very first Grand Slam of the season. She will make her debut in a tournament of this size versus the American Caty McNally.
I’ve never played against Mcnally, however I have to think regarding myself, what I desire to do, as well as adhere to the line that It’s been bringing me this far. Contending, a great deal of strength as well as leaving every little thing on the court”, stated Pigossi.
Present 112 in the world, the 28-year-old from Sao Paulo reached the last round of the Australian Open quali, yet ended up defeated. She later benefited from the retired lives of Spain’s Paula Badosa and also Australia’s Ajla Tomljanovic, entering as a lucky-loser. His first Grand Slam game will certainly be the 3rd on Court 16, taking place no earlier than 1:30 am on Monday (Brasília time).