Kim Clijsters' comeback match ends in defeat

AFP Sports

Kim Clijsters' first WTA Tour match in eight years ended in defeat to Garbiñe Muguruza at the Dubai Duty Free Championships.

She was beaten 6-2, 7-6 (6) in an hour and 37 minutes.

Meanwhile, Tunisian Ons Jabeur is into the last 16 after beating American Alison Riske, 7-6, 1-6, 6-3. She’ll now play world number 2 Simona Halep.

Czech Barbora Strycova has graduated into the last 16 after beating Amanda Anisimova 7-6, 2-6, 6-4.

 

More from Sports

Coming Up on Dubai Eye

  • Farmer's Kitchen

    12:00pm - 1:00pm

    Helen Farmer's teamed up with Spinneys to bring you amazing dishes to cook at home using ingredients from the stores. Listen to Farmer's Kitchen and learn how to recreate recipes made by top UAE chefs.

  • The Best of Dubai Eye 103.8

    1:00pm - 8:00pm

    Hear the highlights from the week gone by on Dubai Eye 103.8. Listen again to the best interviews, advice and the top stories that has gripped our conversation this week.

On Dubai Eye

Business Breakfast