The American Danielle Collins (WTA 93) has Wednesday placed before the semi-finals of the WTA tournament in American Miami (hard/8.648.508 dollar).
In the quarter-finals she took out the surprisingly in two sets (6-2 and 6-3 after 1 hour and 27 minutes) of her compatriot Venus Williams, the number eight in the world.
For the 24-year-old Collins was the biggest victory in her career. Previously, she had never been against a player from the top twenty of the vrouwentennis won. Thursday she is in the semi-finals against Latvian Jelena Ostapenko (WTA 5), last year’s best at Roland Garros.
Del Potro continues to win
The Argentine Juan Martin del Potro (ATP 6) has Wednesday placed before the semi-finals of the Masters 1.000 tournament in American Miami (hard/7.972.535 dollar).
Del Potro won in the quarter finals in three sets against the Canadian Milos Raonic (ATP 25): 5-7, 7-6 (7/1) 7-6 (7/3). For Del Potro, who recently also the tournaments of the Mexican Acapulco and Indian Wells to his name might write, it was the fifteenth victory in a row. The Spaniard remains on course for the Sunshine Double, but he must first reach the last four, however, still beyond the American John cheney, who, to the number of seventeen of the world.