Friday Bali Action Gallery
The tennis was dynamic in Bali Friday as the round robin stage dramatically wrapped up.
Published November 06, 2009 12:00
Maria Jose Martinez Sanchez lined up her big serve as she took on Samantha Stosur.
Maria Jose Martinez Sanchez clenched her first after winning a long point Friday.
Samantha Stosur rallied from a set and 5-2 down but would still fall, 76(4) 75.
Maria Jose Martinez Sanchez rejoiced after beating Sam Stosur to reach the semis.
She didn't play Friday, but Aravane Rezai awaits Maria Jose Martinez Sanchez in the semifinals.
Sabine Lisicki was on fire in taking the first set against Melinda Czink, 6-2.
Sabine Lisicki lost the second set of her match against Melinda Czink in a tie-break, 7-1.
Sabine Lisicki completed a 62 67(1) 64 win over Melinda Czink on Friday evening.
Sabine Lisicki got to 1-1 in her group on Friday but was out of the running for the semis.
Shahar Peer had been 6-1 against Marion Bartoli but came up short this time, falling, 63 62.