Thursday, June 21, 2012
Kim Clijsters through to the semis at UNICEF Open
Former world no. 1 Kim Clijsters has reached the semi finals of the UNICEF Open in 's-Hertogenbosch, Netherlands.
Clijsters beat former French Open champion Francesca Schiavone 6-3, 7-6 to reach the last four in her first event since March.
8th seed Nadia Petrova upset 3rd seed Dominika Cibulkova 6-2, 6-0.
Also reaching the last four was Urszula Radwanska, sister of world no 3 Agnieszka. Urszula beat Swede Sofia Arvidsson 6-2, 7-6. The Pole had to qualify for the main draw and is likely to break into the top 50 in the world rankings.