Ons Jabeur

Ons Jabeur

Height: 5ft 5in / 1.67m

Date of Birth: 28 August 1994

World Ranking: 10

Plays: Right-Handed

Birthplace: Ksar Hellal, Tunisia

Achievements

  • Ons became the first Arab woman to win a WTA Tour title with victory at the 2021 Birmingham Classic
  • Ons is the first Arab woman to reach the quarter-finals of a Grand Slam, at the 2020 Australian Open
  • She also reached the quarter-finals at Wimbledon
  • Ons is the first Arab player (male or female) to break into the world’s top 10
  • She is the current No. 1 African player and the highest-ranked Arab player in ATP or WTA ranking history
  • Ons became the Arab female to win a Junior Slam title at the 2011 French Open and the first Arab to win any Junior Slam title since 1964
  • Ons won the 2019 Arab Women of the Year Award in sport after reaching the third round of the US Open
  • She reached a career high ranking of world No.7 this year

Ons Jabeur at Mubadala World Tennis Championship

  • Ons is as the first Arab to play in Mubadala World Tennis Championship
  • She plays Belinda Bencic in the headline women’s match on Day 1

Fun Facts

  • Ons was introduced to tennis by her mother at the age of three
  • She is fluent in Arabic, English, and French
  • Andy Roddick was her favourite player growing up
  • She is a big football fan; Cristiano Ronaldo is her all-time favourite footballer
  • Ons is married to Karim Kamoun, a Russian-Tunisian former fencer who has also served as her fitness coach since mid-2017