China’s Zheng Jie has advanced to her second Grand Slam semifinal, beating Maria Kirilenko of Russia 6-1, 6-3 at the Australian Open. Zheng will meet Justine Henin of Belgium in the semifinals.
Maria Kirilenko of Russia loss to Zheng Jie of China in their women's singles quarter-final
Former No. 1-ranked Justine Henin reached the semifinals in her Grand Slam comeback, beating Nadia Petrova 7-6 (3), 7-5. “I didn’t want to go to the tiebreaker. I wanted to close out the match.”
Petrova reacts after she loss to Henin at their quarter match.
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