Elise Mertens offers on Friday qualified for the semi-finals of the women’s doubles at Roland Garros.
On the part of the belarusian-Aryna Sabalenka, who is the sixth seed is defeated, the Limburg, on the Court, Simonne-Was the Ukraine’s Lyudmyla Kichenok and Latvian Jelena Ostapenko. It was 7-5, and 6-2 after 1 hour and 24 minutes.
In the semi-finals are Will and Sabalenka against Hungarian Timea Babos and French Kristina Mladenovic, while the second seed.
This is the first time that the 23-year-old Will be on a grand slam as far as doorstoot in the middle. At the US Open last year she got with the Netherlands ‘ Demi Schuurs to the quarter-finals. In the singles matches was in Limburg last year, halvefinaliste at the Australian Open.
In the second semi-final of the dubbeltoernooi a duel, in which Kirsten Flipkens, and the Swedish Johanna Larsson in the battle against the Chinese, Yingying Duan and Saisai Zheng.
In the enkeltoernooi was a Will (WTA 20) in the third round, eliminated by the Latvian Anastasija Sevastova (WTA 12). Flipkens (WTA 64) went down in the first round against puerto rican Monica Puig (WTA 59).