Who Is Ons Jabeur?

Ons Jabeur

Ons Jabeur is a twenty-five-year old talented Tunisian female tennis player. She is currently ranked seventy-eighth. The highest she has ever ranked was fifty-one last year. I have watched her for years and wondered, why such a talented player was not ranked higher. I have also wondered why she has not won any titles on…

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Day 6 Upsets At The Aussie Open

Day 6

Seeds Tumble On Day 6 [2] Karolina Pliskova CZE) could not get by the resurgent Russian. [30] Anastasia Pavlyuchenkova is looking to get to her second consecutive Australian Open quarterfinal, and she is one step closer with the 7-6(4), 7-6(3) defeat of the number two seed. [5] Elina Svitolina (UKR) lost 1-6, 2-6 to [32]…

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No Major Upsets On Day 4 at The AO

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The seeds held firm today; however, there were still some mishaps. [20] Karolina Muchova lost to American, Catherine Bellis. [26] Nikoloz Basilashvili (GEO) lost 6-4, 6-7(5), 4-6, 4-6 to [51] Fernando Verdasco (ESP). [26] Danielle Collins (USA) lost a tough one to the dangerous [38] Yulia Putintseva (KAZ). Collins was done in by the tenacity…

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Day 2 Australian Open Drama

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Maria Sharapova needed a wildcard and sadly she did not make good use of it. Currently ranked outside the top hundred (145), she needed to make some impressive noise at this Australian Open to improve her ranking; she did not. Sharapova lost 3-6, 4-6 in the first round to [19] Donna Vekic (CRO). Day 2…

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