The seventh-ranked Rune was coming off a win over six-time Rome champion Djokovic in the quarterfinals - his second victory against him in little more than six months.
"I was going to stop right after the WTA Finals because we were going to make the WTA Finals, but I tore my tendon in my elbow right before US Open, so I had to pull out of everything," Mirza told the WTA Tour's website in an interview.
Djokovic is already a sporting immortal but he will be desperately hoping he is finally becoming a "people's champion" after winning a seventh Wimbledon crown. The Serb has long been seeking the missing ingredient to make him an e
The 26-year-old Haddad Maia beat a top-ranked player for the first time to become the first Brazilian woman to advance to the quarterfinal of a WTA 1000 tournament.
Held from Dec.19-24, ticket holders will see their favourite players in action, and can then also enjoy post-match concerts from six award-winning acts; Tiesto, deadmau5, Wizkid, Armin van Buuren, Mohamed Ramadan and Ne-Yo.
Galfi, the winner of nine singles and ten doubles titles on the ITF Women’s Circuit, reached her best singles ranking of No. 81 in the second half of June 2022.
Bojica, born in Dubai to Romanian parents, only discovered she had received a wildcard on Thursday evening, yet she did not look out of place against a 28-year-old opponent who has reached four WTA singles finals.
Ramon Agenjo, President of the World Padel Tour, praised Abu Dhabi’s hosting of the Modon Abu Dhabi Padel Master. The event serves as the World Padel Tour’s opening tournament for this year.
The 27-yaer-old beat Tunisia's Ons Jabeur in the last eight in Paris to become the first Brazilian woman in 55 years to reach a Grand Slam semi-final. She was eventually beaten by eventual champion Swiatek.