Sabalenka will start her run in Rome hoping to win her 4th career title after she has recently conquered Shenzhen in January 2019. Aryna has a 13-8 win-loss record in 2019, 1-2 on clay. The Belarussian lost 4 of her last 5 matches.
Last year in Rome, Aryna lost as a lucky loser to Su-Wei Hsieh in the 1st round 6-2 6-4.
Cornet reaches the 1st round going through the qualifications after beating Kristyna Pliskova 6-4 7-64 and Magda Linette 6-4 2-6 6-3. Alize didn’t play in Rome last year.
HEAD TO HEAD Aryna Sabalenka vs. Alize Cornet
There is no head to head record between Aryna Sabalenka and Alize Cornet since this will be the first time that they will play each other in the main tour
The favorite for Tennis Tonic is Sabalenka that should win in 2 sets.
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