We’ve reached the finish line for the women’s singles draw at Wimbledon with the final round set to take place at center court at the All England Club. The championship match will be held on Saturday, July 9 at 9 a.m. ET and will be broadcasted on ESPN.
The matchup will feature No. 3 Ons Jabeur taking on No. 17 Elena Rybakina. Jabeur is seeking her first Grand Slam title and emerged victorious out of Section 6 in the tournament. After taking down Marie Bouzková in the quarterfinals, the Tunisian star defeated Tatjana Marie 6-2, 3-6, 6-1 in Thursday’s semifinal to reach the championship bout.
Rybakina is participating in her first Grand Slam final after carving her way through Section 2 of the tournament. She took down Ajla Tomljanović in the quarterfinals before upsetting No. 16 Simona Halep 6-3, 6-3 in the semifinals on Thursday.
This will be the fourth career matchup between the two competitors with Jabeur owning a 2-1 advantage.