The draw for Genie’s first tournament of 2019 at the ASB Classic in Auckland has been released and Genie has been drawn to play world no.88 Madison Brengle of the United States in the first round.
Genie has played the 28-year-old twice before and the series is tied 1-1. Here are the matches they have played against each other:
2012 $25K Fort Walton Beach QF: Brengle won 6-0 6-2
2013 Nottingham R1: Genie won 6-4 2-6 7-5
The last and only time that Genie has played in Auckland was in 2013 and Genie lost in the first round.