Ons Jabeur, 27th seed at the Miami Open 2021 will face the unseeded Spaniard, Sara Sorribes Tormo in the fourth round clash on Monday. Jabeur is ranked 30th in the WTA Rankings, whereas, Sorribes Tormo is ranked on the 58th spot. Both players have been in fine form this week and have worked hard to get into the fourth round in Miami.
- Tournament: WTA Miami Open 2021
- Match: Ons Jabeur vs Sara Sorribes Tormo
- Round: Fourth Round
- Date: 29th March, 2021
- Prize Money: $40,000
- Venue: Miami, Florida
- Surface: Outdoor Hard Court
Ons Jabeur vs Sara Sorribes Tormo: Match Preview
Ons Jabeur received a bye in the first round by virtue of being the 27th seed. The Tunisian defeated Paula Badosa in a thrilling three set victory in the second round that went right down to the wire. In the third round, she created an upset as she defeated the fourth seed, Sofia Kenin in another three set victory. Jabeur held her nerve in the last set and fought off the pressure as she booked a place in the last 16.
Sara Sorribes Tormo defeated Bernarda Pera in the first round in three sets. She had to dig deep to grind out a three set victory again in the second round, as he defeated Australian Open 2021 runner-up, Jennifer Brady in the second round. It was yet another three set battle for the Spaniard in the third round, as she outlasted the 21st seed, Elena Rybakina in another nerve-wrecking battle.
Ons Jabeur vs Sara Sorribes Tormo: Head-to-Head
The duo have clashed against each other on five occasions, with Jabeur having the clear edge. The Tunisian leads the head to head encounter, 4-1. Their last meeting came at Rome Masters in 2019, where Jabeur won in straight sets. Their first meeting was at an ITF Event in Tunisia way back in 2013, where Jabeur won again in straight sets.
Ons Jabeur vs Sara Sorribes Tormo: Match Prediction
The fourth round clash between the dup promises to be a thriller. Both players have defeated top players to get this far and are on top of their games. Ons Jabeur displayed her hard hitting abilities against Sofia Kenin, as she overpowered her in the third round of Miami Open 2021. Sorribes Tormo is a clever player and has held her nerve during the most crucial stages this tournament, having won three consecutive three set battles. The match is expected to go right till the end, with Jabeur just edging out the Spaniard.
Match Prediction: Ons Jabeur to defeat Sara Sorribes Tormo in three sets