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Women’s Semi-Finals at the Roland Garros French Open

Maria Sharapova in Paris

In the women’s semi finals of the Roland Garros French Open, Na Li of China will face Maria Sharapova of Russia on Court Philippe Chatrier with a 2pm start. They will be followed by Marion Bartoli of France facing up to Francesca Schiavone of Italy.

Sharapova cruised to the semi-finals with a victory of 6-0, 6-3 against Andrea Petkovic. Na Li had a more testing match against Victoria Azarenka of Belarus of 7-5, 6-2. Last year’s winner, Francesca Schiavone went a few more games against Anastasia Pavlyuchenkova with a score of 1-6, 7-5, 7-5 while Marion Bartoli kept it short with a 7-6, 6-4 victory against Svetlana Kuznetsova.

Meanwhile the men are having rest ahead of semi-finals of Andy Murray versus Rafael Nadal and Roger Federer versus Novak Djokovic.

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