Baffling win for Francesca Schiavone

Updated: May 31, 2011, 4:47 PM ET
By Ravi Ubha | ESPN.com

PARIS -- Milling around the players lounge minutes after Kim Clijsters blew a 6-3, 5-2 lead to Dutch outsider Arantxa Rus at the French Open, a coach quipped, "That's the beauty of women's tennis."

More of the same craziness loomed in two women's quarterfinals Tuesday, when biting winds and low temperatures made jackets and sweaters the norm at courtside.

Defending champion Francesca Schiavone and France's Marion Bartoli were the lucky ones who advanced to the final ...

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