Wednesday, August 22, 2012
Jelena Jankovic reaches Texas semis
GRAPEVINE, Texas -- Second-seeded Jelena Jankovic advanced to the Texas Open semifinals Thursday night, beating eighth-seeded Sorana Cirstea 6-2, 6-1.
Jankovic, from Serbia, will face Casey Dellacqua, a 6-4, 6-4 winner over Aleksandra Wozniak.
Third-seeded Roberta Vinci also advanced, topping seventh-seeded Chanelle Scheepers 7-6 (1), 6-2. Vinci will face the winner of the late match between sixth-seeded Peng Shuai and Bojana Jovanovski.