2024 Dubai

Kalinskaya upsets Ostapenko, makes third WTA 1000-or-over quarterfinal

Qualifier Anna Kalinskaya upset No.9 seed Jelena Ostapenko at the Dubai Duty Free Tennis Championships to reach her third quarterfinal at WTA 1000 level or above (following Guadalajara 2022 and the Australian Open 2024). It was her fifth career Top 10 win and second defeat of Ostapenko in as many meetings.