Heather Watson loses to Alize Cornet in Washington
British number two Heather Watson went out of the Citi Open in Washington with a straight-sets defeat by French fourth seed Alize Cornet.
Watson, ranked 45 places lower than Cornet at 76 in the world, lost 6-4 6-4 in the second round.
The 21-year-old Briton has been working with American Chip Brooks in Washington after recently splitting with coach Mauricio Hadad.
Watson is still in the doubles with Anna Tatishvili of Georgia.