Wimbledon playing order: Elena Rybakina and Ons Jabeur are both aiming for their first Grand Slam title in singles in the women’s final… with Australian duo Matthew Ebden and Max Purcell in the men’s doubles final at Center Court as well
- Our Jabeur and Elena Rybakina will compete in the women’s singles final
- Tunisian Jabeur’s previous best Grand Slam run was in Australia in 2020
- She faces Rybakina, who was born in Moscow but now represents Kazakhstan
- Their match at Center Court will be followed by the men’s doubles final
The action at SW19 this year is drawing to a close with two finals set to take place at Center Court on Day 13 of Wimbledon.
On Day 12, defending champion Novak defeated Djokovic in the men’s singles set-down to defeat Great Britain’s Cameron Norrie in four sets.
The Serbian former world No. 1 will now face Nick Kyrgios in Sunday’s final, with the Australian getting a bye to the showpiece after Rafael Nadal pulled out due to a stomach injury.
Ons Jabeur wants to win her first Grand Slam singles title in the Wimbledon final
She takes on Elena Rybakina from Kazakhstan, who defeated 2019 champion Simona Halep in the semifinals
However, the first place on Center Court today is the women’s singles final between the world number 2, Ons Jabeur and Elena Rybakina.
Tunisia’s number three Jabeur defeated Tatyana Maria in three sets on Thursday to reach her first Grand Slam final, while Rybakina of Kazakhstan defeated 2019 Wimbledon champion Simona Halep in straight sets.
After that, Matthew Ebden and Max Purcell, this year’s Australian Open finalists, will aim to win their first doubles titles when they take on Croatia’s Nikola Mektic and Mate Pavic.
The Australian pair defeated No. 1 seeds Joe Salisbury and Rajeev Ram in a five-set thriller at No 1 Court on Thursday.
sports post takes you through the day’s play sequence – and how to follow the action – below.
How to watch the action?
As usual, the BBC will be broadcasting the Wimbledon action, with viewers able to watch on BBC One, BBC Two and the BBC Red Button.
The action on each track will be available to watch, with viewers being able to stream the coverage via BBC iPlayer and both the BBC Sport website and app.
In addition, BBC Two will feature daily highlights on their ‘Today at Wimbledon’ show.
sports post will be covering day 13 so you can follow us.
Playing order for Saturday 9 July
Center Court (from 2 p.m.)
- Elena Rybakina (17) vs Ons Jabeur (3) – 2pm
- Matthew Ebden & Max Purcell (14) vs Nikola Mektic & Mate Pavic (2) – not before 3:15pm
They are followed by Australian duo Matthew Ebden and Max Purcell at Center Court