Dasha has already played at the Australian Open twice. Her first opponent is a 23-year old Anna-Karolina Schmiedlova from Slovakia who is currently World No. 138 and reached the main draw through the qualification. The players met once in 2016 and Dasha celebrated the victory then. That match also took place in the first round of the Australian Open.
Dasha showed her best performance at the Australian Open back in 2016 during her debut. She reached the third round. Her first-round match is scheduled the fourth on the court No. 13 and will take place on Monday.