2 Doubles Players Reach the Semifinals
- 06 September 2012
Doubles experts Andrea and her partner reached the last 4 in all the Grand Slam tournaments in 2012 and they became the runners-up at Wimbledon in July.
The Czech pair were very solid with no unforced errors. They defeated the opponents in straight sets, 6-3 6-1 and took just an hour to win. Itfs the first time for them to advance to the semifinals in US Open.
In the other quarterfinals, No. 16 seed Su-Wei Hsieh (RDS 002 Tour) / Anabel Medina Garrigues faced Chia-Jung Chuang / Shuai Zhang. Su-Wei and her partner won the overwhelming victory by 6-2 6-1. Itfs the second challenge for Su-Wei to play in the Semifinals of the Grand Slam tournament.
Today Andrea will face Su-Wei for the final.
Tournament Results [Day 10]
Men's Singles [4th Round]
Novak Djokovic (SRB) def. Stanislas Wawrinka (VCORE Tour 97)(SUI) 6-4 6-1 3-1 Ret.
Womenfs Singles [Quarterfinals]
Serena Williams (USA) def. Ana Ivanovic (EZONE Xi 98)(SRB) 6-1 6-3
Women's Doubles [Quarterfinals]
Andrea Hlavackova (RQiS 2 Tour, PTGP125)(CZE) / Lucie Hradecka (CZE) def. Sabine Lisicki (VCORE Tour 97)(GER) / Shuai Peng (CHN) 6-3 6-1
Su-Wei Hsieh (RDS 002 Tour)(TPE) / Anabel Medina Garrigues (ESP) def. Chia-Jung Chuang (TPE) / Shuai Zhang (CHN) 6-2 6-1
Nuria Llagostera Vives (ESP) / Maria Jose Martinez Sanchez (ESP) def. Maria Kirilenko (EZONE Xi 98, PTGP125)(RUS) / Nadia Petrova (RUS) 7-5 3-6 7-6(5)