Astra Sharma will contest the singles semifinals and the doubles final at the Claro Open Colsanitas on Saturday.
WTA Staff
April 13, 2019

CANCHA CENTRAL -- 11:00 a.m. start
[6] Amanda ANISIMOVA (USA) vs. [Q] Beatriz HADDAD MAIA (BRA)
[11] Lara ARRUABARRENA (ESP) vs. Astra SHARMA (AUS)
Doubles final -- Zoe HIVES (AUS) / Astra SHARMA (AUS) vs. Hayley CARTER (USA) / Ena SHIBAHARA (USA)

MATCH POINTS

This will be the first meeting between Lara Arruabarrena and Astra Sharma. Sharma has made her first WTA singles quarterfinal and semifinal showings this week.

Read more: Sharma slides past Errani to reach first semifinal in Bogota

Arruabarrena has compiled a stunning 23-5 win-loss record during her career at the Claro Open Colsanitas. The No.11 seed won the title in 2012, was runner-up in the last two years, and has reached the quarterfinals or better in all seven of her appearances at the event.

Photos: Brilliant in Bogota: From Duque Mariño to Schmiedlova

Amanda Anisimova and Beatriz Haddad Maia will square off for the first time. 17-year-old Anisimova aims for her second WTA singles final. The American lost to Hsieh Su-wei in the Hiroshima final last year.

Read more: Anisimova outlasts Osorio Serrano in teenage Bogota battle

Qualifier Haddad Maia is also seeking her second WTA singles final. The Brazilian was runner-up to Jelena Ostapenko at Seoul in 2017.

Sharma is also into her first-ever WTA women's doubles final, partnering her compatriot Zoe Hives, who has also reached her first final. They will battle two other first-time WTA finalists, Americans Hayley Carter and Ena Shibahara, for the trophy. Sharma did reach the mixed doubles final at the Australian Open earlier this year.