The 28-year-old Tunisian, who’s getting into this stage of the occasion for the first time, shall be against the Russian Veronika Kudermetova who beat the Hungarian Dalma Galfi (6-2-6-0).
Ons Jabeur began her match fairly badly, exhibiting so much of clumsiness (22 unforced errors in the first set, out of 34 in complete), definitely attacked by Rogers, quarter-finalist in 2020, who broke her thrice.
But Jabeur, who’s having his finest season, as evidenced by his titles gleaned in Berlin and Madrid, then tightened his sport, gaining precision in the exchanges, earlier than seizing the alternative in the ninth sport to transform his solely break level of the second run, then received.
The third set was a formality. The Tunisian instantly took the service of Rogers who ended up shedding, admittedly having saved 5 match factors, as of their first two confrontations, in Taipei in 2017 then Cincinnati in 2019.