WTA Tour, Shenzhen Open: Semi-final date for Li Na and Peng Shuai on home soil
Last Updated: 03/01/13 3:04pm
Li Na: beat Bojana Jovanovski in straight sets
Li Na and Peng Shuai will meet in an all-Chinese semi-final at the Shenhzen Open after contrasting victories in the last eight.
Top seed Na dominated Serbia's Bojana Jovanovski 6-3 6-3 in her quarter-final, while sixth seed Shuai had to battle back from a set down to see off German Annika Beck 2-6 7-5 6-2.
There was disappointment for second seed Marion Bartoli, the Frenchwoman going down 6-3 6-2 against fifth-seeded Czech Klara Zakopalova.
Zakopalova's semi-final opponent is unseeded Romanian Monica Niculesci, who cruised to a 6-4 6-2 success over Yi-Miao Zhou of China.