Post a Free Blog

Submit A Press Release

Generic selectors
Exact matches only
Search in title
Search in content
Post Type Selectors
Filter by Categories
Action
Animation
ATP Tour (ATP)
Auto Racing
Baseball
Basketball
Boxing
Breaking News
Business
Business
Business Newsletter
Call of Duty (CALLOFDUTY)
Canadian Football League (CFL)
Car
Celebrity
Champions Tour (CHAMP)
Comedy
CONCACAF
Counter Strike Global Offensive (CSGO)
Crime
Defense of the Ancients (DOTA)
Documentary and Foreign
Drama
eSports
European Tour (EPGA)
Fashion
FIFA
FIFA Women’s World Cup (WWC)
FIFA World Cup (FIFA)
Fighting
Football
Formula 1 (F1)
Fortnite
Golf
Health
Hockey
Horror
IndyCar Series (INDY)
International Friendly (FRIENDLY)
Kids & Family
League of Legends (LOL)
LPGA
Madden
Major League Baseball (MLB)
Mixed Martial Arts (MMA)
MLS
Movie and Music
Movie Trailers
Mystery
NASCAR Cup Series (NAS)
National Basketball Association (NBA)
National Football League (NFL)
National Hockey League (NHL)
National Women's Soccer (NWSL)
NBA Development League (NBAGL)
NBA2K
NCAA Baseball (NCAABBL)
NCAA Basketball (NCAAB)
NCAA Football (NCAAF)
NCAA Hockey (NCAAH)
Olympic Mens (OLYHKYM)
Other
Other Sports
Overwatch
PGA
Politics
Premier League (PREM)
Romance
Sci-Fi
Science
Soccer
Sports
Sports
Technology
Tennis
Thriller
Truck Series (TRUCK)
Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC)
Uncategorized
US
Valorant
Women’s National Basketball Association (WNBA)
Women’s NCAA Basketball (WNCAAB)
World
World Cup Qualifier (WORLDCUP)
WTA Tour (WTA)
Xfinity (XFT)
XFL
0
-- Advertisement --spot_img
HomeSportsWTA News: World No. 10 Ons Jabeur skipping Olympics

WTA News: World No. 10 Ons Jabeur skipping Olympics

Add to Favorite
Added to Favorite


World No. 10 Ons Jabeur of Tunisia announced Monday that she will not participate in the Paris Olympics this summer.

Jabeur cited guarding against injury as the biggest factor in her decision.

“After consulting with my medical team regarding attending the Olympics in Paris, we have decided that the quick change of surface and the body’s adaptation required would put my knee at risk and jeopardize the rest of my season,” Jabeur posted on social media. “Unfortunately, I will not be able to participate in the 2024 Paris Olympics.

“I have always loved representing my country in any competition. However, I must listen to my body and follow my medical team’s advice.”

Jabeur, 29, is a three-time Olympian but has never won a medal.

Jabeur has won five WTA titles and has been a grand slam finalist three times. She lost in the Wimbledon final each of the past two years and also in the 2022 U.S. Open final.

Her highest career ranking is No. 2 in 2022.

Earlier Monday, No. 3 Aryna Sabalenka of Belarus also announced she was skipping the Olympics. Sabalenka cited health reasons.

Olympics tennis events will be held from July 27 to Aug. 4 at Roland Garros in Paris, the same site as the French Open.

–Field Level Media

Subscribe to get Latest News Updates

Latest News

You may like more
more

MLS News: Improving Sporting KC hold off last-place Earthquakes

Striker Alan Pulido snapped an 11-match league goalless drought...

MLS News: Timbers win 3-0, halt RSL’s road unbeaten streak at 10

Santiago Moreno and Evander each had a goal and...

MLS News: Crew blow out West-leading LAFC for fifth straight win

Christian Ramirez scored twice against his former team as...

MLS News: Red Bulls’ own goal leads to draw with Rapids

Zack Steffen made six saves Saturday night and the...