Who are the ones to beat in women’s tennis in 2024? Swiatek, Gauff, Sabalenka & Pegula lead the charge

The 2023 WTA tennis season came to an end with Iga Swiatek reclaiming the world No.1 ranking after winning her first WTA Finals title in Cancun.

Promising contenders for the 2024 Olympic season include Aryna Sabalenka, Coco Gauff, and Marketa Vondrousova, who all secured their first Grand Slam titles in 2023.

Rising stars like Jessica Pegula, Ons Jabeur, and Elena Rybakina are set to make a mark in 2024.

The upcoming year is packed with excitement, featuring four major tournaments and the Olympics, played on clay for the first time in 32 years.

ga Swiatek, the 22-year-old from Poland, started and ended 2023 as the world No.1 in women's tennis.

Swiatek faced challenges throughout the year but finished strong by winning her third Roland-Garros title and six titles in total.

The 2022 season had been dominant for Swiatek, with nine titles and two majors, but she felt the pressure of being world No.1 in 2023.

Despite setbacks at the Australian Open, Wimbledon, and the US Open, Swiatek is determined to maintain her No.1 ranking in 2024.

The 2024 Olympics, to be played on clay at Stade Roland-Garros, could work in Swiatek's favor.

Coco Gauff, another standout player, secured her first major title at the US Open in 2023, and her determination to improve makes her a strong contender for 2024.

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