Anas Jaber: I wasn’t ready to win Wimbledon

BERLIN: Tunisian tennis player Anas Jaber said she simply “wasn’t ready” to win a Grand Slam after losing to Jelena Rybakina in the Wimbledon final. The Tunisian player won the first set in the final on Saturday, but collapsed in the next two losing 6/3, 2/6, 2/6 Rybakina, born in Russia and four years ago playing for Kazakhstan after receiving financial incentives, he was able to celebrate his first Grand Slam title. Jaber was sad after the loss and told reporters in a press conference: “I could not do more, I tried with all my strength to do what I could”. He added: “I have done everything since the beginning of the year to focus strongly on this tournament, even the image of the cup is on my mobile”. He explained: “I was not destined to win the championship. I cannot impose this. I’m probably not ready to be a Grand Slam champion. “Jaber, 27, was optimistic about his chances of winning a major championship at the end, and the opportunity could come to the US Open next September.” I’m looking forward to it. of the next tournament, “he added. He added:” If I reach another final, I will learn more from it. I am looking forward to improving a lot of things in my game. ” And he added: “I want to continue in the top five of the world rankings, I want to win more trophies, I want to win a Grand Slam tournament”. (Dpa)