Ana Ivanovic to Play in Semifinal Against Sharapova
- 16 March 2012
Boasting solid play with her EZONE Xi 98, Ana Ivanovic defeated seventh seeded Marion Bartoli with a score of 6-3, 6-4, advancing to semifinals of the 2012 BNP Paribas Open.
Ana, taking the Indian Wells title in 2008, is now set to play against 2006 winner Maria Sharapova.
Indian Wells Quarterfinals on Friday, March 16th (Pacific Daylight Time)
Men's Singles Quarterfinals
David Nalbandian (VCORE 98D) vs.  Rafael Nadal (ESP)
Women's Singles Semifinals
 Angelique Kerber (VCORE 100S) vs.  Victoria Azarenka (BLR)
 Ana Ivanovic (EZONE Xi 98) vs.  Maria Sharapova (RUS)