Serena Williams and Once Jabeur advance to Eastbourne doubles semi-finals
MOSCOW, June 22 – American Serena Williams and Tunisian representative Ons Jaber reached the semi-finals of the grass tournament in Eastbourne in doubles.
In the 1/4 final meeting, Williams and Jaber defeated Japan’s Shuko Aoyama and Taiwan’s Zhan Haoqing with a score of 6:2, 6:4. The duration of the match was 1 hour 5 minutes.
This is the first tournament for Williams since Wimbledon 2021. Then the former first racket of the world, due to a hamstring injury, prematurely completed the first round match against the representative of Belarus Alexandra Sosnovich.
In the next round, Williams and Jaber will face Serb Alexandra Krunic and Poland’s Magda Lynette.