Kristina Barrois continued her good form while Anabel Medina Garrigues finished first place.
Published May 01, 2011 12:00
Alisa Kleybanova waved to the crowd after a 62 62 first round win over Olga Govortsova.
Portugal's own Maria Joao Koehler was among those helping out at the official draw ceremony.
Klara Zakopalova, playing some of the best tennis of her career at 29, at a kids clinic.
Alla Kudryavtseva reached her first quarterfinal since winning in Tashkent last September.
Jarmila Gajdosova and Zheng Jie were presented new shoes from famous designer Luis Onofre.
Alisa Kleybanova burst out to a 4-1 lead in her quarterfinal match against Kristina Barrois.
Kristina Barrois' game was too much for Alisa Kleybanova as she upset the top seed, 64 62.
Maria Joao Koehler signed autographs for her Portuguese fans at the Sony Ericsson booth.
Johanna Larsson reached her second semifinal of the year, having done so at Acapulco also.
Anabel Medina Garrigues won her ninth clay title, tying Venus Williams among active players.