French Open 2018: Gabriella Taylor beaten by Mariana Duque-Marino in qualifying

Gabriella Taylor will not feature in the French Open when the tournament starts on 27 May
Gabriella Taylor will not feature in the French Open when the tournament starts on 27 May
2018 French Open
Venue: Roland Garros, Paris Dates: 27 May-10 June
Coverage: Daily live radio and text commentaries on BBC Radio 5 live and the BBC Sport website

Great Britain's Gabriella Taylor has failed to qualify for the French Open after defeat by Mariana Duque-Marino.

The 20-year-old beat China's Lu Jingjing in round one of qualifying but fell to a 6-4 6-4 defeat in round two.

Taylor, the world number 184, gave up 27 unforced errors, six more than Colombia's Duque-Marino.

World number 113 Duque-Marino next faces Slovenia's Dalila Jakupovic for a place in the women's singles, which begin at Roland Garros on 27 May.

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