Ashleigh’s ‘Barty party’ remains on a roll & heads to the 3rd round.

January 16, 2019 9:53 pm in by
Local Sport

Two straight sets victories to open the tournament, and through to the Australian Open third round for the third consecutive year…it’s all going well so far, for Australia’s top-ranked tennis player, Ipswich’s Ashleigh Barty.

The 22-year-old is not even letting the illness of her coach affect her plans or preparation.

Ms.Barty notched up her 6 – 2, 6 – 4 second-round win yesterday, over China’s Yafan Wang on centre court in just over an hour.

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