Home > Sport > Tennis
Wednesday September 3, 2014 MYT 11:22:13 AM
Wednesday September 3, 2014 MYT 11:23:05 AM
NEW YORK (Reuters) - Caroline Wozniacki used her aggressive groundstroke game to near perfection on Tuesday to reach the semi-finals of the U.S. Open with a 6-0 6-1 victory over Italy's Sara Errani.The 10th-seeded Dane beat 13th-seeded Errani at her own strategy, engaging in long baseline rallies but using superior power to open the court and find lanes for blasting home winners.
Former world number one Wozniacki belted 15 winners to four for Errani in the first set and, despite losing serve in the opening game of the second set, roared to victory in a brisk 65 minutes at Arthur Ashe Stadium.
Wozniacki's opponent in the semi-finals will be Peng Shuai of China, a 6-2 6-1 winner over 17-year-old Swiss Belinda Bencic.
(Reporting by Larry Fine; Editing by Nick Mulvenney)
Errani cuts down Radwanska to reach Paris semi-finals
Errani stands tall again to reach Paris semi-finals
Peng beats Swiss teen to reach U.S. Open semi-finals
Ruthless Serena thrashes Errani to reach French Open final
Serena crushes Pennetta to reach Open semi-final
Djokovic and Williams take ITF annual honours
Berdych to be coached by Murray's former hitting partner
McIlroy and Wust take top Reuters awards
Major sporting upsets of 2014
St Tropez’s siren call
New York cop assassin telegraphed intentions on Instagram
Emporio Armani hires Calvin Harris as ambassador
Copyright © 1995-2014 Star Publications (M) Bhd (Co No 10894-D)