Aryna Sabalenka “The Best Player This Year So Far,” Says Sam Stosur

To battle Iga Swiatek at this year’s French Open. Former US Open champion Sam Stosur predicts Aryna Sabalenka, calling her “the best player this year so far.” Sabalenka, who is presently ranked second in the globe, won her second clay court championship in Madrid by beating Swiatek in the final.

Aryna Sabalenka has begun her 2023 clay season with a win in Madrid and a runner-up result in Stuttgart. Despite the fact that clay is not her best surface. Sabalenka’s recent success and momentum, according to Stosur. This could be enough to propel her to the top of the podium in Paris.

Sabalenka has never advanced past the first round at Roland Garros in her five prior attempts. Stosur, on the other hand. Thinks Sabalenka is a different player this year after she won her maiden Grand Slam title at the Australian Open.

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Aryna Sabalenka

Sam Stosur pointed out that Sabalenka has been ranked as much as second in the world and has defeated top players on the tour. Stosur thinks that Sabalenka’s current high levels of self-assurance and momentum make her a formidable opponent to be reckoned with at this year’s French Open.

Whether Sabalenka can truly challenge Swiatek and win consecutive Grand Slam titles is yet to be seen. From May 22nd to June 11th, tennis fans can enjoy the French Open in Paris.

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