Tennis: Tunisia's Ons Jabeur reaches Wimbledon semis to make more history

AP , Wednesday 6 Jul 2022

To the many ``firsts'' filling Ons Jabeur's resume, add a new one: First Arab woman to reach the semifinals at a Grand Slam tournament.

Tunisia s Ons Jabeur celebrates after beating Marie Bouzkova of the Czech Republic in a women s sing
Tunisia s Ons Jabeur celebrates after beating Marie Bouzkova of the Czech Republic in a women s singles quarterfinal match on day nine of the Wimbledon tennis championships in London, Tuesday, July 5, 2022. AP

 

The third-seeded Tunisian improved on last year's quarterfinal run at Wimbledon by doing one better on Tuesday at the grass-court Grand Slam tournament. She beat Marie Bouzkova 3-6, 6-1, 6-1 on Centre Court.

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