French Open 2010: Jelena Jankovic beats Yaroslava Shvedova, advances to Semifinals

June 2nd, 2010 Posted by Admin under Tennis with No Comments »

Serbian Jelena Jankovic French Open 2010 QuarterfinalsJelena Jankovic beats Yaroslava Shvedova to reach French Open 2010 Semifinals

4th-seeded Jankovic has beaten Shvedova of Kazakhstan 7-5, 6-4 to reach the semifinals of the French Open for the third time in her career.

Jankovic, a Serb, also reached the semifinals at Roland Garros in 2007 and 2008, then lost each time.

Jankovic rallied three times from a service break down in the second set and closed out the victory when Shvedova double-faulted.

Shvedova was the first woman from Kazakhstan to ever play a Grand Slam quarterfinal and the only unseeded player among the quarterfinalists.

Jankovic will face Samantha Stosur in the Semis, after Stosur stunned Word number 1 Serena Williams 6-2, 6-7, 8-6, over at the Philippe Chatrier court.

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