Sharapova advances in rain-delayed Tianjin Open

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Sharopova, China semi-finals UAV All sports News Introduction Date: 13.10.2017 13:12 update Date: 13.10.2017 13:17 Russian tennis player Maria Sharapova, in Tianjin Open tennis tournament, defeated Stefanie Voeele 2-0 and put his name on finale.

Venus Williams was knocked out in the second round of the Hong Kong Open by 19-year-old Naomi Osaka. Not particularly aggressive or accurate in her first return games, Sharapova started to find the exact range off the forehand side. In the eighth game, a streak of those return near the opponent's body helped Sharapova to move 0-40 up.

Second seed Williams, playing in her second match since the US Open, lost 7-5 6-2 to the Japanese, who is ranked 64th in the world.

In the end, her eighth double fault and two massive winners helped Sharapova to clinch the 14th win of the season.

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The Russian won the opening set after a brief struggle, suffering her only break of serve in the second game of the second set.

Also on Thursday, Lin Zhu cruised to a 6-3, 6-1 win over Chinese Taipei's Su-Wei Hsieh, Belarus' Aryna Sabalenka posted a 6-3, 6-3 triumph versus China's Ying-Ying Duan and Spain's Sara Sorribes Tormo needed three sets to record a 6-4, 2-6, 6-3 victory over China's Yafan Wang.

Former No.1 Sharapova saved nine of the 10 break points she faced against the 71st-ranked Linette.

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