Rogowska one win from main draw
UPDATE: Olivia Rogowska and Anastasia Rodionova have moved within a win of the Roland Garros main draw after wins in the second round of qualifying on Thursday in Paris.
Olivia Rogowska has moved within a win of the Roland Garros main draw after a come-from-behind victory in the second round of qualifying on Thursday in Paris.
Rogowska defeated 16-year-old Frenchwoman Tessah Andrianjafitrimo 3-6 6-3 6-4.
The win sets up a final-round qualifying match against Brazilian Beatriz Haddad Maia.
Rogowska’s compatriot Anastasia Rodionova also progressed to the final qualifying round after a dominant performance over Naomi Broady.
Rodionova brushed aside the Brit 6-1 6-1, and will take on Czech Andrea Hlavackova for a shot at the main draw.
In other Australian results, John-Patrick Smith went down in the second round of qualifying to Marius Copil.
Smith could not contend with the powerful Romanian, falling 6-3 6-4.