China News Agency, Paris, October 8 (Reporter Li Yang) The women's singles semi-finals will be held on the 8th local time at the 2020 French Open. Polish rookie Sviatek defeated Argentine Podolska; Czech star Kvitova lost to American star Kenning.
The match between 19-year-old Sviatek and 23-year-old Podolska attracted a lot of attention. Both of them are non-seeded players, but they both "pass the barriers" to reach the semifinals. Sviatek is currently ranked 54th in the world, while Podolska is only ranked 131st in the world.
In the previous game at the French Open in 2020, Sviatek defeated the top seed and Romanian star Halep in two straight sets; and Podolska, as a "dark horse" player who advanced from the qualifying round, also defeated No. 3 before. Seed, Ukrainian player Svitolina.
Sviatek played no pressure in the match against Podolska on the 8th. He successfully suppressed his opponent at the beginning of the first set and achieved a 3-0 advantage. Podolska then gradually recovered his feelings and set out to counterattack, but Sviatek still controlled the situation and won the first set 6-2. In the second set, Sviatek quickly gained a 4:0 advantage. Despite some minor mistakes later, he still won the second set 6:1 and eliminated Podoloska with a total score of 2:0 and entered the final. .
No. 7 seed and Czech star Kvitova faced the 2020 US Open women's singles champion and No. 4 seed Kenning. In the first set, Kvitova took the lead to score, but then made more mistakes, but Kenning scored again and again. In the end, Kvitova lost the first set 4:6.
The two quickly fell into a stalemate in the second set, alternately scoring, and played until 5:5. At the critical moment, Kenning had the advantage and won two consecutive games. Kvitova lost the second set 5:7 and lost to Kenning. Kenning got another ticket to the women's singles final.
The 2020 French Open women's singles final will be held on the 10th local time. Sviatek and Kenning will face off. Both reached the French Open women's singles final for the first time in their careers, and the French Open is destined to give birth to a new women's singles champion. (Finish)
2020年法国公开赛女子单打决赛将于当地时间10日举行。 Sviatek和Kenning将对峙。两人都是职业生涯中首次进入法国公开赛女单决赛，而法国公开赛注定要诞生一个新的女单冠军。 （完）