Sabine Lisicki faced an in-form Marion Bartoli, who painted the lines early in their quarterfinal.
Sabine Lisicki played a near-flawless third set to finally put Marion Bartoli away, 64 67(4) 61.
Maria Sharapova needed just 60 minutes to win her quarterfinal against Dominika Cibulkova, 61 61.
Petra Kvitova regrouped in the third set to beat Tsvetana Pironkova in the quarters, 63 67(5) 62.
Victoria Azarenka dropped to the court after pulling off an around the netpost forehand winner.
Tamira Paszek reacted after missing an opportunity during her quarterfinal with Victoria Azarenka.
Victoria Azarenka celebrated after breaking an 0-4 Grand Slam quarterfinal curse Tuesday night.
Elena Vesnina and Sania Mirza outdid Nuria Llagostera Vives and Arantxa Parra Santonja, 36 64 75.
Spanish duo Nuria Llagostera Vives and Arantxa Parra Santonja fell in the doubles quarterfinals.
Lisa Raymond and Liezel Huber's dominating run in the doubes came to an end in the quarterfinals.
Lucky losers Marina Erakovic and Tammy Tanasugarn beat No.3 seeds Liezel Huber and Lisa Raymond.
Lindsay Davenport and Martina Hingis on a changeover during their legends invitational campaign.
Victoria Azarenka walked onto Centre Court for the first Grand Slam semifinal of her career.
Victoria Azarenka and Petra Kvitova duked it out in the semifinals, with Kvitova the aggressor.
Saying afterwards she had no trouble coming to net, Petra Kvitova stepped into the forecourt.
Petra Kvitova reacted after winning match point and making it into her first Grand Slam final.
Sabine Lisicki covered her eyes after missing an easy backhand putaway after a sensational rally.
Maria Sharapova recovered from a 3-0 first set deficit to close Sabine Lisicki out in straights.
Maria Sharapova and Sabine Lisicki met at the net after Sharapova dismissed the German, 64 63.
Sabine Lisicki waved to the adoring crowd after her Cinderella run finished in the semifinals.