Belarus star Aryna Sabalenka has confirmed that women’s tennis number one is her next target after defeating Kazakhstani Elena Rybakina 2 sets to 1 in the Australian Open final to clinch her first of four Grand Slam titles. “Tournaments.
Sabalenka came from behind in the first set to beat Rybakina 4–6, 6–3, 6–4 to become the 58th player to win a major in the Open era.
Having previously lost three times on the golden court of the majors, Sabalenka became the fifth player in the Open era to win her first Grand Slam title after a delayed finish that Rybakina had previously achieved. Bem Sabalenka is trying to conquer the leadership of the women’s tennis world ranking, which is currently held by the Polish Iga Swatek.
Sabalenka is preparing to occupy the second place in the world ranking and said in a press conference: As I said, we all have the same goals, winning the “Grand Slam” is not the last item on my list.
Sabalenka has described winning her first Grand Slam title as “the best day of my life” after going 23 straight at the start of the 2023 season.
Source: Al Ittihad
With a passion for storytelling and reporting, I am an experienced writer and Editor with a focus on sports. As an Author at News Unrolled, I write engaging stories on the latest developments in the world of sports. My articles have been featured on numerous global media outlets and my work has been highly praised by renowned editors.