Europe 1 08:35, 09 June 2023
The world No. 1 and holder of the Iga Swiatek trophy qualified in the early evening for her third final at Roland-Garros by ending in three sets (6-2, 7-6 (9/7)) the course of the Brazilian Beatriz Haddad Maia, 14th in the world, in just over two hours Thursday. She will face in the final this Saturday the surprising Karolina Muchova who qualified for the final by eliminating in three sets (7-6, 6-7, 7-5) the Belarusian Aryna Sabalenka, second player in the world. This Friday, it's time for the Men's semifinals. The poster of the day is Carlos Alcaraz and Novak Djokovic who will face each other at 14:45 on the Philippe Chatrier Center Court. At 17:30, Casper Ruud and Alexander Zverev will also try to qualify for the final.