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Tonight Mayar Sherif to Face World's No.4 Seed Elena Rybakina in Madrid Open

Sun 28 Apr 2024 | 10:48 AM
Rana Atef

Tonight, Egypt's Tennis star Mayar Sherif will have a very competitive game in the next round, Sunday, against the No. 4 seed the Kazakhstani Elena Rybakina in the round of 32 of the Madrid Tennis Open tournament. 

Sherif defeated No. 72 seed the Ukrainian Marta Kostyuk 2-0 to advance to the third round.

Rybakina has won seven career singles titles, and finished runner-up in eleven more finals. She achieved her biggest result at the 2022 Wimbledon Championships, where she won the women's singles trophy, becoming the first Kazakhstani player to win a Grand Slam tournament.

In the same context, the Tunisian Ons Jabur, world's No.9 seed, defeated Leylah Annie Fernandez in the round of 32 of the tournament, yesterday, to advance to the fourth round.