Nurnberger Versicherungscup: Jelena Jankovic eases past Lourdes Dominguez Lino
Last Updated: 14/06/13 4:15pm
Jelena Jankovic: Top seed stayed on course in Nuremberg
Jelena Jankovic marched into the semi-finals of the Nurnberger Versicherungscup with victory over Lourdes Dominguez Lino.
The top seed from Serbia saw off sixth-seeded Spaniard Dominguez Lino 6-4 6-0 to set up a last-four meeting with home favourite Andrea Petkovic.
The German came from a set down to defeat her compatriot Annika Beck, the eighth seed, 4-6 6-3 7-5.
The other semi-final will be between fifth-seeded Czech Lucie Safarova and Romania's Simona Halep, the seventh seed, after they recorded contrasting wins on Thursday.
Safarova had to battle against Slovenia's Polona Hercog before grinding out a 7-6 (7/5) 3-6 6-4 win.
Halep brushed aside Galina Voskoboeva of Kazakhstan 6-4 6-1.