Maria Sakkari eliminated 2020 women’s champion Iga Swiatek 2-0 in this year’s French Open quarterfinals on Wednesday.
World no. 17 in women’s singles, Maria Sakkari of Greece defeated Polish opponent Swiatek, who is the eighth seed, 6-4, 6-4 in Paris.
Sakkari will play against Barbora Krejcikova from Czech Republic in the French Open semifinals.
Russia’s Anastasia Pavlyuchenkova will take on Slovenia’s Tamara Zidansek in the semifinal stage.