Belarusian player Aryna Sabalenka and Polish player Magda Linette advanced to the semifinals of the Australian Open.
Sabalenka defeated Dona Vekic in straight sets – 6:3 and 6:2, and it took her an hour and forty-nine minutes to win. In the other quarterfinals match, Magda Linette defeated Karolina Plishkova, also in straight sets – 6:3 and 7:5. It took her eighty-seven minutes to win the match.
In the second semifinal match, we will have a chance to see a duel between Victoria Azarenka and Elena Rybakina.