Errani ousts Kirilenko to reach semis; Wozniacki also advances
PORTOROZ, Slovenia -- Eight-seeded Sara Errani eliminated No. 1 Maria Kirilenko 6-1, 7-5 on Friday, winning her eighth straight match to reach the semifinals at the Slovenia Open.
Errani, who won last week's WTA Tour event in Palermo, Italy, next faces third-seeded Caroline Wozniacki of Denmark, who beat Russia's Vera Dushevina 6-0, 6-1.
Wozniacki won 80 percent of the points on her first serve, faced only three break points and needed only 54 minutes to defeat Dushevina.