Belarusian tennis player Arina Sabalenka entered the finals of the prestigious tournament in Abu Dhabi. The world's number 10 racket defeated Greek tennis player Maria Sakkari just within an hour – 6:3, 6:2. In the decisive match of the first season's tournament, Arina Sabalenka will be rivaled by winner of the second semi-final Veronika Kudermetova of Russia. After the UAE competitions are finished, the tennis players will go to Melbourne to get ready for the Australian Open. The First of the Big Slam series tournament will be held in the Melbourne Park courts on February, 8 – 21.