Belarusian tennis player Aryna Sabalenka won the Australian Open 2023. She defeated Elena Rybakina in three sets to win the title on Saturday.
Who is Aryna Sabalenka?
Aryna Sabalenka is a professional tennis player from Belarus. She has reached a career-high ranking of No. 11 in the WTA singles rankings and has won several WTA Tour titles. She is known for her powerful groundstrokes and aggressive playing style.
Sergey, her father, was a hockey player. When the National Tennis Academy in Minsk opened in 2014, she began her training there.
How did Aryna Sabalenka won the Tennis – Australian Open
Aryna Sabalenka defeated Elena Rybakina 4-6, 6-3, 6-4 in the Australian Open final on Saturday. The Belarusian offers her first Grand Slam title. After having failed three times in the Grand Slam semi-finals, the champion was very moved at the hour of victory. The match lasted 2:28 and when Kazakh Elena Rybakina’s last ball bounced behind the baseline, Sabalenka lay on the ground with her hands over her face.
With this title, she ranks second in the world, the best ranking of her career which she had already reached in August 2021.