Carla Suárez solved with authority his debut in the Doha tournament, scoring for the WTA world circuit and that is disputed on hard court. The grancanaria got rid of the Tunisian Ons Jabeur by 6-3 and 6-1.
The island player, champion of the event in 2016, I went back to the tracks after a month without competing since it was eliminated in the second round of the Australian Open and having to fully recover from his left knee, and he did it with some good feelings that he will try this Wednesday before the Dutch Kiki Bertens, fifth favorite.
Carla Suárez did not give too many options to his rival, invited by the organization and that although he was able to return two breaks to the Spanish, a third was not wasted by the Gran Canaria; is, after getting the first partial, rolled in the second to the Tunisian, unable to earn any of his four services.
The Spanish tennis player, after her first victory at the Doha Open, which its objective is win again this competition Qatari: "When I'm going to play a tournament, I set my goal to play the final, It is what I have in mind. Although I have a complicated picture, Wednesday's match with Kiki Bertens will be difficult. He is playing very well, "he said.
Carla Suárez, number 26 of the world, said the conditions that occurred in the match of his debut "have been very difficult by the wind " and assessed that it was "positive" to win the game without being "long on track".
The player from Gran Canaria said that is "recovered" from his knee injury for which he had to withdraw from St. Petersburg. "Already I feel much better and wanting to get back on track and try to make a good game knowing that it will be complicated, sIt will be a challenge and we can see the level we are at ", he pointed.