PARIS — Sofia Kenin extended her streak of success in Grand Slam championships this season by beating Danielle Collins 6-4, 4-6, 6-0 on Wednesday to get to the French Open semifinals.
Kevin has won a tour-leading 15 games at majors this season.
Collins acquired a rain-delayed three-set quarterfinal over Ons Jabeur each day before. She left the courtroom to get a medical timeout whilst monitoring Kenin 4-0 in the next group.
It was not immediately clear what was bothering Collins however she told the coach that it was”excruciating”
Kvitova normally orders play her big serve and forehand, but she double-faulted multiple occasions when she had been broken twice in the next group.
The seventh-seeded Czech player bounced back every time and is back from the previous four at Roland Garros for the first time because 2012. She lost to eventual winner Maria Sharapova that season.
Kvitova hasn’t dropped a set in her five games at this year’s tournament.
Rather it had been Siegemund who had the priciest double-fault. It arrived on Kvitova’s second game point.
Siegemund also missed a streak of drop-shot attempts to the internet. The German took a medical timeout to get her lower spine treated after falling serve to provide Kvitova a 3-2 lead in the next group.