Number 1 seed Yaroslava Shvedova was upset today at the Tashkent Open by Akgul Amanmuradova. Amanmuradova defeated Shvedova 6-4, 7-6, and will play 2nd seed Shahar Peer in the final. Peer defeated 4th seed Olga Govortsova, 7-5, 6-2.
At the Hansol Korea Open in Seoul, Kimiko Date Krumm continued her comeback campaign by winning her semifinal, defeating Maria Kirilenko, 3-6, 6-2, 6-4. In the final, she will play 2nd seed Anabel Medina Garrigues, who defeated Anna-Lena Groenefeld, 2-6, 6-3, 6-1.