Last Updated on February 18, 2019
The 25th racket of the world, Croat Donna Vekic, lost to Tunisia representative Ons Jabeur, who occupies the 56th line in the WTA rating, with a 4/6, 6/7 (9) score at the start of the tournament in Dubai.
The match lasted 1 hour and 53 minutes. During this time, the 22-year-old Vekic performed one Ace, made a mistake five times in filing and sold three break points, while the 24-year-old Jabeur filed four times, made six double mistakes and made four breaks.
Previously, the score in personal meetings was 1: 1. In the second round of the Dubai Duty Free Tennis Championships, Jabeur will fight with the Ukrainian Elina Svitolina.