Madison Keys beats Yulia Putintseva in French Open QFs

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Simona Halep now waits to see who she plays in the French Open final, its either Sloane Stephens or Madison Keys.

"I think if she plays, keep on playing like that, she can go all the way here".

"I don't think you have to be mean in order to win matches".

"Ekaterina and I have shared great success as a team, and this moment is what we've always dreamed of", Vesnina said.

Putintseva made the first significant move with a break in the seventh game, but failed to serve out the set as Keys found her range.

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Stephens brushed aside young Russian Daria Kasatkina while Keys also went through in straight sets against Yulia Putintseva of Kazakhstan.

Now Cecchinato, who hadn't won a Grand Slam match until last week, is into the French Open semifinals after humbling Djokovic 6-3, 7-6 (4), 1-6, 7-6 (11).

Marin Cilic has completed the lineup of quarterfinalists in the men's draw at the French Open after beating Fabio Fognini of Italy 6-4, 6-1, 3-6, 6-7 (4), 6-3. "When we get on the court, it's time to compete". Keys broke in the seventh game of the second set to maintain her ideal record in Paris, not dropping a set thus far.

While Halep's slump from a set and 3-0 up against Jelena Ostapenko at Roland Garros was in the full glare of the world's media, Stephens's own professional crisis was more private but just as devastating.

She shoved aside compatriot Madison Keys 6-4 6-4 in a rematch of the Flushing Meadows final in September on Thursday and is typically candid when assessing the Halep challenge.

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"But I will be, I think, more confident, because I have a lot of experience". It's the best moment in your career, because the Grand Slams are the most important tournaments. "I think there's a difference between being intense and wanting it and fighting and just not being nice, so that's something that I have always stayed true to", the 13th seed explained.

Mouratoglou adds that there was a concern that if Williams tried to play Monday, she would risk making the injury worse and not be able to play at Wimbledon, which begins July 2.

Trailing 6-4, 4-1 against Dominic Thiem on Court Philippe Chatrier, second-seeded Alexander Zverev called a trainer to receive treatment on his left thigh at the changeover. "I'm going to have to be the one to try to open up the court and go for my shots".

The Roland Garros Women's semi-finals will be on Thursday.
. "She was, like, "You were nervous?'" Keys said on Sunday, referring to Stephens" narrow victory over Camila Giorgi in the third round.

After del Potro served out his victory at love to get to his first semifinal at the clay-court Grand Slam tournament since 2009, he sat in his changeover seat, chest heaving.

"During treatment yesterday I had Sloane on and was living and dying on every point in the end".

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