Aus Open 2022 : Ons Jabeur withdraws from Australian Open because of again damage -Quantity 9 seed Ons Jabeur on Monday withdrew forward of a scheduled first-round Australian Open match with Spain’s Nuria Parrizas Diaz because of a lingering again damage.
Australian Open misplaced its first top-10 seed on the noon mark on Day 1.
The identical damage pressured the Tunisian to retire in opposition to Anett Kontaveit within the quarterfinals of the Sydney Tennis Traditional on Wednesday. Jabeur, who reached the quarterfinals on the Australian Open two years in the past in a historic first for an Arab girl, shared a heartfelt message with followers on social media, saying that her determination was made with the long-term in thoughts.
Aus Open 2022 : Ons Jabeur withdraws from Australian Open because of again damage
Jabeur was changed within the draw by fortunate loser Irina Bara of Romania, and Parrizas Diaz made good use of the change in opposition to safe her first Grand Slam main-draw win, 6-3, 6-1.
Taking to Twitter, Jabeur wrote: “Sadly, I needed to withdraw from my first spherical of the Australian Open at this time. I’ve injured my again in Sydney final week. I attempted every thing to be prepared and thought I might have recovered in time to play right here. Sadly, the ache remains to be very current and enjoying in such circumstances might jeopardize my entire season.”
“I’ll now relaxation and deal with myself to come back again as quickly as attainable. Thanks a lot to all my followers for all of their assist and help! Hoping to be 100% for the subsequent one,” the 27-year-old added.
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