Nadia Petrova waves to the crowd.
Elena Dementieva came back to beats Nadia Petrova 2-6, 6-2, 6-0 in an all-Russian match.
Italian Francesca Schiavone upset No. 3 Caroline Wozniacki of Denmark 6-2, 6-3 to earn her first trip to the semifinals of a Grand Slam tournament in 39 attempts.
In Wednesday’s women’s quarterfinals:
No. 1 Serena Williams vs No. 7 Samantha Stosur of Australia
No. 4 Jelena Jankovic of Serbia vs unseeded Yaroslava Shvedova of Kazakhstan
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