Thursday, January 26, 2012

Maria Sharapova vs Petra Kvitova Australian Open 26th January 2012

Maria Sharapova and Petra Kvitova will meet in the Australian Open semifinals on Wednesday.
Sharapova won 6-2, 6-3 against fellow Russian Ekaterina Makarova, who knocked out five-time champion Serena Williams in the previous round.

Kvitova earlier reached the semifinals at Melbourne Park for the first time with a 6-4, 6-4 win over unseeded Italian Sara Errani.

Kvitova beat Sharapova in last year's Wimbledon final to claim her first Grand Slam title.

Match starts at 0400 GMT live from Rod Laver Arena , Melbourne, Australia