2023 Osaka

Wang Xinyu triumphs vs. Putintseva in thriller to make Osaka semis

No.3 seed Wang Xinyu reached her second semifinal of 2023 at the Kinoshita Group Japan Open Tennis Championships after defeating No.6 seed Yulia Putintseva in 2 hours and 51 minutes. Wang won the first set from 4-2 down, lost the second from 3-1 up and won the last 11 points of the match.