Ons Jabeur will take on Alycia Parks in the Second round of the WTA MUSC Health Women’s Open 2021. Jabeur is currently the World no.27 on the WTA rankings and Parks is the World no.313.
- Tournament: WTA MUSC Health Women’s Open 2021
- Match: Ons Jabeur vs Alycia Parks
- Round: Second Round
- Date: 15th April, 2021
- Prize Money: $ 4,000
- Venue: Charleston, USA
- Surface: Clay Court
Ons Jabeur vs Alycia Parks: Match Preview
Jabeur has had a mixed season so far, and she will certainly hope to have better results on clay than she had on hard courts. The early indications were good, she had reached the fourth round of the French Open, 2020. Now, in the just concluded Charleston Open she reached the Semi-final stage of the competition. On her way she beat some pretty good players like Alizé Cornet, and Coco Gauff.
Although Jabeur was unlucky to have lost to a much lower ranked player Danka Kovinić, 3-6 2-6. At the Charleston 2, Jabeur has defeated Stefanie Vögele of Switzerland 6-4 6-1. Her second round opponent is twenty year old American Alycia Parks. Parks is making her main draw debut at Charleston 2. She came into the main draw via the qualifiers. Parks beat Kateryna Bondarenko in the second qualifier before getting the better of Grace Min in the first round.
Ons Jabeur vs Alycia Parks: Head-to-Head
These two layers have not yet faced each other on the tour, so the head to head is 0-0.
Ons Jabeur vs Alycia Parks: Prediction
Jabeur is one of the best players on tour not to have won a WTA Title, and she needs to make amends. The top seed here, she has the game and the experience to pull this off. Parks is just a greenhorn and will do well not to get disheartened by the result but take it as a learning curve. Jabeur should win this match with ease.
Match Prediction: Ons Jabeur will beat Alycia Parks in straight sets.