Jabeur and Gauff will uncover the eighth in New York

Aurélie SACCHELLI, Media365, published on Saturday 03 September 2022 at 00:47

Earth selection 5 Ons Jabeur has qualified for the very first time in her career for the spherical of 16 of the US Open up, the place she will encounter Veronika Kudermetova. Ditto for Coco Gauff, who easily dominated her compatriot Madison Keys.

Eliminated in the third spherical in the course of his very last three appearances at the US Open, Ons Jabeur has last but not least achieved the complete line this yr and will find out his next week in New York! The Tunisian, variety 5 in the globe, and who played in the spherical of 16 in all the other Grand Slam tournaments, suffered but finished up eliminating Shelby Rogers, 31st: 4-6, 6-4, 6-3 in 2h15. Following a start of the match marked by many breaks, Jabeur drew at 3-3, but when it is needed to return to 5-5, he loses the wage and the American pockets the first established. In the second, on the other hand, the two held their provide beautifully ... until finally 4-4 where Rogers passed the round, in individual committing two double faults, and the No. 5 in the earth did not ask for substantially to equalize. It was thus necessary to enjoy a third set, and there was not the slightest suspense there. Rogers absolutely collapsed and trailed 5-1. He saved five match details, broke to return to 5-3, but Jabeur managed to end with a shutout. So listed here she is in the spherical of 16, where she will confront Veronika Kudermetova, 18th in the globe. The Russian manufactured quick on the Hungarian Dalma Galfi (91 °), overwhelmed 6-2, 6- in 47 minutes! She had no break details to protect and only produced 6 unforced problems, converting 5 break factors out of 9. A in close proximity to excellent match, for that reason, and Kudermetova can be self-confident forward of the spherical of 16, due to the fact she conquer Jabeur in San Jose a thirty day period in the past. (7-6, 6-2).

Gauff plots a course

Also for Coco Gauff it will be an great initially. The 18-12 months-old American will engage in her 1st round of 16 at the US Open up, for her fourth participation, following easily defeating her compatriot Madison Keys. The n ° 12 of the entire world received 6-2, 6-3 in 1h13 against the n ° 20. Broken from the begin of the match, Gauff reacted by winning 4 game titles in a row, then broke yet again at 5-2 to get the 1st set. In the 2nd, she speedily led 4-1, then Keys uninterrupted (4-3), but Gauff quickly took command of the opponent's provide, prior to successful the match on faceoff. she, she will deal with Chinese Shuai Zhang (36th), who she beat in Miami in March, for a position in the quarter-finals.