4th seed Jabeur advances to semis, 2 seed Badosa out at Charleston Open
CHARLESTON, S.C. (WCSC) - The semifinals are set.
2nd seed Paula Badosa fell in an epic, almost 3 hour match, to 10th seed Belinda Bencic on Friday at the Credit One Charleston Open, 2-6, 7-6, 6-4
4th seed Ons Jabeur, now the highest seed remaining, needed just over an hour to get past Anehlina Kalinina 6-3, 6-2.
The 15th seed Amanda Anisimova, who upset the top seed on Thursday, advanced with a 6-1, 6-2 win over fellow American Coco Vandeweghe.
Finally, Ekaterina Alexandrova moved on with a straight sets 6-0, 6-2 win over Magda Linette.
The semifinals begin at 1:30 Saturday afternoon.
Results - Friday, Apr 8
R16 -  A. Klepac (SLO) / M. Linette (POL) d. A. Rosolska (POL) / E. Routliffe (NZL) 46 61 10-7
QF -  C. Dolehide (USA) / S. Zhang (CHN) d. A. Danilina (KAZ) / A. Sasnovich 63 62
QF - L. Hradecka (CZE) / S. Mirza (IND) d.  A. Guarachi (CHI) / J. Pegula (USA) 36 63 10-6
QF - B. Bencic (SUI) / A. Kalinina (UKR) d. A. Bondar (HUN) / M. Frech (POL) 61 62
QF -  A. Anisimova (USA) d. [LL] C. Vandeweghe (USA) 61 62
QF -  O. Jabeur (TUN) d. A. Kalinina (UKR) 63 62
QF - E. Alexandrova d. M. Linette (POL) 60 62
QF -  B. Bencic (SUI) d.  P. Badosa (ESP) 26 76(2) 64
Schedule - Saturday, Apr 9
CREDIT ONE STADIUM starts at 11:00 AM
 C. Dolehide (USA) / S. Zhang (CHN) vs L. Hradecka (CZE) / S. Mirza (IND)
NB 1:30 PM E. Alexandrova vs  B. Bencic (SUI)
 A. Anisimova (USA) vs  O. Jabeur (TUN)
V. Heisen (GER) / Y. Xu (CHN) OR  A. Klepac (SLO) / M. Linette (POL) vs B. Bencic (SUI) / A. Kalinina (UKR)
ALTHEA GIBSON COURT starts at 1:30 PM
V. Heisen (GER) / Y. Xu (CHN) vs  A. Klepac (SLO) / M. Linette (POL)
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