The Latest from the French Open (all occasions native):
- Associated Press
- Last Updated: October 6, 2020, 6:42 PM IST
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PARIS: The Latest from the French Open (all occasions native):
Nadia Podoroska is the primary feminine qualifier within the Open Era to achieve the French Open semifinals.
The 131st-ranked Argentine tossed her racket excessive into the air after beating third-seeded Elina Svitolina 6-2, 6-4.
Podoroska may meet one other qualifier within the semifinals if Martina Trevisan beats Iga Swiatek later.
Danielle Collins reached the quarterfinals for the primary time at Roland Garros after beating 30th-seeded Ons Jabeur 6-4, 4-6, 6-4.
The unseeded Collins subsequent faces No. 4 Sofia Kenin in an all-American contest.
Collins seemed in management at 3-Zero up within the second set however her Tunisian opponent gained 5 straight video games.
Jabeur reached the Australian Open quarterfinals this yr. This was her greatest run on the French Open whereas Collins had by no means beforehand been previous the second spherical right here.
Collins may attain her second semifinal at a serious match after final yr’s Australian Open.
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