She had a nervous abdomen, however she did not play nervous tennis.
Ons Jabeur had her third-round Wimbledon matchup vs. Garbine Muguruza nearly within the bag Friday, however then she had another hurdle to clear: Possibly out of nerves, possibly out of exhaustion, Jabeur walked to the again of the court docket and proceeded to vomit simply earlier than match level.
(Warning: Vomit video incoming.)
Whereas not an iron abdomen, Jabeur demonstrated an iron will: She would not sit down and received the match quickly after, persevering with her spectacular run by means of the match.
The win was one thing of an iconic one for Jabeur: The Tunisian tennis participant is the primary Arab girl to advance to Spherical 4 of Wimbledon, and she or he did it in nice fashion.
When requested how she was feeling publish victory, she was all smiles:
“I am good, I can play one other match proper now,” Jabeur mentioned on court docket.
Properly, at the very least Dylan Bundy has some company this week.