abu dhabi [UAE]Sept 29 (ANI): Wimbledon and US runner-up Onz Jabbar will face 2021 U.S. Open champion Emma Jenner at the Mubadala World Tennis Championships exhibition in Abu Dhabi on Dec 16. Fight against Radukanu.
The duo have yet to face each other in a professional match. Raducane was scheduled to face Belinda Bencic in the 2021 edition of the exhibition, but was forced to miss the match after contracting COVID-19. Her replacement, Jabbar, defeated Bencic by her 4-6, 6-3 [10-8].
Tunisian jabber has climbed from 10th place at the end of 2021 to 2nd place in the world today and continues to climb new heights in 2022. The 28-year-old’s year is highlighted by her first two major finals, her first WTA 1000 title in Madrid and the WTA 500 Trophy in Berlin.
After winning last year’s US Open qualifiers, Radukhanu’s first full pro season was one of adjustment. The 19-year-old British player has just advanced to the semi-finals in Seoul after claiming notable wins over top tennis her players like Serena Williams, Victoria Azarenka and Sloan She Stevens .
Previous Mubadala World Tennis Championship champions include Jelena Ostapenko, Venus Williams and Maria Sharapova. (Ani)
http://www.unitedkingdomnews.net/news/272810561/ons-jabeur-emma-raducanu-to-square-off-in-mubadala-world-tennis-chip Onz Jabbar and Emma Radukhanu face off at Mubadala World Tennis C’ship