Pennetta upsets Jankovic
Originally published on: 26/02/10 12:27
Jankovic was made to work hard for a three-set victory over local favourite Sabine Lisicki in the previous round and was sent tumbling in today’s quarter-final, with Italy’s Pennetta claiming a 2-6 6-4 6-4 win over the third seed.
Top-seed Dinara Safina had it slightly easier, dispensing with eighth-seed Agnieszka Radwanska 6-4 6-2.
Elena Dementieva, ranked second in the tournament, saw off Marion Bartoli 6-2 4-6 6-3, while Svetlana Kuznetsova defeated Argentina’s Gisela Dulko 6-3 6-2.