Saturday, March 6, 2010

Unseeded Sevastova goes to Monterrey semifinals

Anastasija Sevastova, who is unseeded, defeated Alize Cornet (also unseeded) in the quarterfinals of the Monterrey Open tonight. Sevastova's 2-6, 7-5, 6-1 victory gives her an opportunity to compete against 3rd seed Anastasia Pavlyuchenkova in the semifinals. Pavlyuchenkova defeated Klara Zakopalova 6-2, 6-2.

Daniela Hantuchova, a wild card who is seeded 2nd, defeated Vania King 2-6, 6-2, 6-1. Hantuchova will face countrywoman Dominika Cibulkova in the semifinals. 4th seed and wild card Cibulkova defeated 5th seed Agnes Szavay 3-6, 6-3, 6-3.


Jim Jacobs said...

Sevastova played like a true champion in my eyes. I am lookin forward to seeing her challenge Pavyuchenkova.

Diane said...

I keep hearing really good things about her. I saw her play once last year and she was nothing special, but she appears to have made quite a leap this year.