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Pennetta reaches Palermo semifinals

Pennetta reaches Palermo semifinals

Top-seeded Flavia Pennetta of Italy is on course for a successful defense of the Palermo Open title after a straight-sets win over Nuria Llagostera Vives in the quarterfinals.
Pennetta beat the Spaniard 6-4, 6-2 and will now meet eighth seed Julia Goerges, who beat Jill Craybas 6-2, 6-4.
In the other semifinal, wildcard Romina Oprandi will face fifth-seeded Kaia Kanepi.
Italy's Oprandi defeated second-seeded Aravane Rezai of France 7-5, 6-0, while Kanepi beat third-seeded Sara Errani of Italy 6-2, 6-2.


Updated : 2021-01-23 03:43 GMT+08:00