Marketa Vondrousova made history on Saturday, July 15, 2023, by winning the Wimbledon women’s final. The unseeded Czech player defeated Ons Jabeur of Tunisia in straight sets, 6-3, 6-3.
Vondrousova’s victory is a major upset, as she was ranked outside the top 100 in the world before the tournament. However, she showed her talent throughout the tournament, defeating several seeded players along the way.
In the final, Vondrousova was the more aggressive player, taking control of the match from the start. She broke Jabeur’s serve in the first game of the match and never looked back. Vondrousova also served well, winning 72% of her first-serve points.
Jabeur fought hard, but she was not able to match Vondrousova’s level of play. The Czech player was simply too good on the day, and she deserved to win.
With her victory, Vondrousova becomes the first unseeded woman to win Wimbledon in the Open Era. She is also the first Czech woman to win the title since Jana Novotna in 1998.
Vondrousova’s victory is a major breakthrough for her career. She is now a Grand Slam champion, and she will be ranked in the top 10 in the world. This is just the beginning for Vondrousova, and she is sure to be a force on the WTA Tour for many years to come.
Here are some other notable things about the match:
- The match was played in front of a packed crowd at Centre Court.
- Vondrousova’s victory was her first Grand Slam title.
- Jabeur was bidding to become the first Arab woman to win a Grand Slam title.
- The match was played in hot and humid conditions.
- Vondrousova won the match in 1 hour and 19 minutes.
This is a historic victory for Marketa Vondrousova, and it is a sign of things to come.