Don't count out Cibulkova or Stosur

Updated: June 4, 2009, 2:39 AM ET
By Bonnie D. Ford | ESPN.com

PARIS -- The French Open is justifiably known as a venue where underdogs often come out as alpha dogs. Thursday's women's semifinals will offer that opportunity to two players who have never been this far in a Grand Slam event -- in fact, neither Australia's Samantha Stosur nor Slovakia's Dominika Cibulkova has ever won a WTA singles title. Can they break up an all-Russian final between two top-10 players?

Dinara Safina, Russia (1) vs. Dominika Cibulkova, Slovakia (20)

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