Teenage canadian Bianca Andreescu shocked the former No.1 in the world Garbine Mugurusa, giving her only one game in a truly exceptional performance winning the tie with 6:0, 6:1.
The 18 year old teenager , participating in the tournament with wildcard, started the season at 152 position at WTA table , but with this to be a third semi-final , she guaranteed herself a place in the top 40 after the tournament in California.
” I just stayed focused right from the start, I didn’t have anything to lose today. It’s incredible what I have achieved the last couple of months”commented Andreescu. ” I’m beyond gratefull and today I think I played my best tennis.
Her next opponent in the semi-final is going to be either Elina Svitolina or Marketa Vondrusova.