Ipswich’s Ash Barty has become the fourth Aussie to move into the second round of the Australian Tennis Open.
20 year-old Ms.Barty started slowly in both sets yesterday afternoon, before powering home to win 6 – 4, 7 – 5 over Germany’s Annika Bach.
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The Aussie wildcard has spent 18 months off the circuit, during which time..she played W.B.B.L cricket for the Brisbane Heat, before returning to Tennis in early 2016.
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