Tag: Hsieh Su-wei
Naomi Osaka now gets a matchup with 20-year-old American Sofia Kenin in the quarterfinals of the tournament after dispatching Hsieh Su-Wei 7-6 5-7 6-2.
Taiwan's Hsieh Su-Wei looks forward to afternoon tea before her Wimbledon doubles semi-finals match against Serena Williams.
Karolina Pliskova would now meet her countryman Karolina Muchova for a place in Wimbledon's quarter-finals.
Coco Gauff and Novak Djokovic continue their dominance at Wimbledon.
Karolina Pilskova will now aim for the Wimbledon title as she battles Hsieh Su Wei of Taiwan.
Naomi Osaka will next face Croatia's Donna Vekic.
Anett Kontaveit will fight for a place in the final against Ashleigh Barty, after the Australian beat Petra Kvitova in a night match.
The stunning upset came after the tournament had earlier lost its eight-times champion Serena Williams.
The victory was Kvitova's fourth over Hsieh without a defeat and marked her 10th career Dubai win.
Hsieh held for 6-5 and clinched the upset a game later on a second match point after two hours.
The 33-year-old will next face Karolina Pliskova for a place in her 2nd semi-final of the season.
Osaka looked headed for the exit when she conceded the first set and was down 4-1 in the second before she won five straight games to force a decider.
Andreescu is also eyeing a qualifying spot in the Australian Open main draw.
Second-seeded Hsieh converted five of six break points against the 17-year-old Anisimova, who was playing in her first WTA final.
An incorrect umpiring decision helped Dominika Cibulková beat Hsieh Su-wei, but Cibulková's response to the call left many unimpressed.
It might actually be a blessing in disguise though because the 32-year-old Taiwanese player is making quite a habit of catching some of the games biggest names off guard.