American tennis player Sloane Stephens and Madison keys will determine the finalist of the Open championship of France on the bottom half of the standings.
Madison keys in the quarter-final game in the fight figured out the 98-th racket of the world from Kazakhstan Yulia Putintseva for the third time in his career he reached the semi-finals of the Grand slam tournament.
During the first set Keyes conceded 3:5, but Putintseva was not allowed to apply for the party and took the initiative. In the second set the American the only break was reinforced almost perfect game on his serve, winning 93% of rallies from the first ball.
Yulia Putintseva (Kazakhstan) – Madison keys (USA, 13) – 6:7, 4:6
Sloane Stephens unexpectedly easily dealt with Daria Kasatkina, who in the fourth round, easily beat the second racket of the world Caroline Wozniacki. American on the way to a third semi-final in his career on the Helmets gave the opponent only four games.
Stevens made five breaks in one missed game on his serve. The key moment of the match came late in the first set, when Kasatkina when the score was 3:4 not taken his pitch from the account 40:0. Stevens made a break, then served for the set, and the second party has issued a series of six won games in a row.
Sloane Stephens (USA, 10) Darya Kasatkina (Russia, 14) – 6:3, 6:1
The semifinal match between Sloane Stephens and Madison keys will be a repeat of the final of the US Open in 2017. The match in two sets easily took Stevens (6:3, 6:0).
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