Wrist trouble strikes again as Robson pulls out in Hobart

Published: 07/01/2014

British number one Laura Robson’s return to tennis in the Hobart International was cut short when she retired from her first-round match against Yanina Wickmayer.

Robson was playing her first match of the season after a wrist problem forced her out of the ASB Classic in Auckland.

The 19-year-old won the first set 6-4 but, after serving a double fault to gift her Belgian opponent an early break in the second, she pulled out of the match.

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