US Open 2022 Results: Iga Swiatek Clashes Ons Jabeur in the Final. Photo: Twitter/US Open
Swiatek ensured themselves to the final after defeating the representative of Belarus, Aryna Sabalenka. Playing at Arthur Ashe Stadium, United States on Friday (9/9/2022) morning WIB, Swiatek won in a three-set battle (3-6, 6-1, and 6-4).
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In the first set, Swiatek was overwhelmed by the onslaught of Sabalenka’s attacks. The world number one was forced to make many mistakes which led to points for Sabalenka.
However, Swiatek still showed resistance in the first set. The 21-year-old tennis player was able to catch up. But unfortunately, he had to settle for losing in the first set with a score of 3-6.
In the second set, Swiatek started the game well. This time, he managed to dominate the game from the beginning of the set and made Sabalenka fall. No doubt, Swiatek managed to excel far.
Sabalenka had time to put up a fight. However, Swiatek who appeared fierce finally locked the victory over the women’s singles, ranked sixth in the world with a landslide score of 6-1 in the second set.
In the third set, Swiatek who appeared aggressive managed to make Sabalenka make lots of mistakes. Sabalenka’s double fault record even reached seven times in total. This makes Swiatek far superior.
The result was sweet, Swiatek was finally able to lock the victory over Sabalenka 6-4 in the third set. This victory made Swiatek advance to the final and challenge Ons Jabeur in the final match of the 2022 US Open, which will be held at Arthur Ashe Stadium, United States on Sunday (11/9/2022).
Previously, Ons Jabeur first qualified for the final after defeating Carolina Garcia (France) with a score of 6-1, 6-3. Tunisian Ons Jabeur has made history again by becoming the first African woman to reach the US Open final.