Ons Jabeur beats Russian Kasatkina and wins Birmingham Tournament

World’s 24th Tunisian tennis player Ons Jabeur won the first tournament of her professional career on Sunday in Birmingham (UK), defeating world’s 35th Russian Daria Kasatkina in two sets 7-5, 6-4. Jabeur had qualified for the final, after defeating English Heather Watson (70th) at the semi-final in two sets (6-3, 6-3). Source: TAP News Agency

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Basketball – Hamburg Tournament: Tunisia concede defeat to Czech Republic 55-85

Tunisia’s basketball team conceded defeat to Czech Republic’s (55-85) at a Hamburg tournament day 3 game played on Sunday. The tournament is a warmup for the Olympics qualifying tournament in Split (Croatia), due June 29-July 4. Tunisia had conceded defeat to Germany (75-102) and Italy (56-82). At the Olympics qualifying tournament in Split, the Carthage Eagles will meet Brazil and […]

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Birmingham Tournament: Ons Jabeur through to semi-finals

(TAP) – World’s 24th Tunisian tennis player Ons Jabeur qualified on Saturday for the Birmingham Tournament semi-finals, after defeating Russian Anastasia Potapova (world’s 82nd) in 2 sets 6-4, 6-0. Jabeur will take on English Heather Watson (world’s 70th) or Croatian Donna Vekic (54th) in the next round. Source: TAP News Agency

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Birmingham Tennis Tournament: Ons Jabeur through to final

(TAP) – Tunisian tennis player Ons Jabeur ( world number 24) qualified for the final of the Birmingham tournament (United Kingdom), after beating English Heather Watson (70th), in the semi-finals of the competition by two sets to zero (6-3, 6-3). This is the second match in a row played by Ons Jabeur, seeded No. 2, on Saturday after having eliminated […]

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Tunisia’s Handball Championship (play-off): 11th day results

(TAP) – Results of the Tunisian handball championship day-11 play-off, played on Saturday: Sakiet Ezzit CS Sakiet Ezzit – AS Hammamet 31-30 Gorjani: Club Africain – Esperance ST 27-26 Beni Khiar: EBS Beni Khiar – CHB Ksour Essef (Postponed) Mahdia: EM Mahdia – ES Sahel (Postponed) The Tunisian Handball Federation announced last Friday the postponement to June 30 of the […]

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CAF Champions League: Esperance de Tunis concede home-defeat to Egypt’s Al Ahly 0-1 at first-leg semi-final

(TAP) – Esperance Sportive de Tunis conceded a 0-1 home-defeat to Egypt’s Al Ahly at a CAF Champions’ League first-leg semi-final played on Saturday evening in Rades. The goal was scored by Mohamed Sherif (67′). The second-leg semi-final is scheduled for next Saturday in Cairo. The second semi-final game is pitting now Morocco’s Wydad Casablanca against South Africa’s Kaizer Chiefs. […]

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