The season post Australian Open 2021will star with four tournaments: the ATP events in Cordoba, Montpellier and Singapore and teh WTA tournament in Adelaide. French Open champion Iga Swiatek beat American Madison Brengle 6-3, 6-4, and in the second round of the tournament in Adelaide and she will face the winner of the challenge between Stosur and Inglis.
In the other matches, Petra Martic defeated Ludmila Samsonova 4-6, 6-0, 7-5 and Jil Teichmann beat Kristina Mladenovic 6-2, 7- 6 (5). Cori Gauff, 16-year-old American star beat Jasmine Paolini 6-4, 6-7 (4), 6-2 in the first-round match at the WTA of Adelaide.
Gauff lost to fifth-seeded Elina Svitolina in straight sets at the Australian Open. Ashleigh Barty, who lost in the Australian Open quarterfinals, is the defending champion: she got a wild-card entry and she will play American Danielle Collins in a second-round match.
Below Iga Swiatek's match-point.