Sara made the semifinal in Pattaya, after beating Galina Voskoboeva in the quarterfinal. Once again, she had to come back from a set and a break bahind; Voskoboeva was up 6-2 2-0. From that moment on, Sara picked it up, and finally won 2-6, 6-3, 6-2, in just under 2 hours.
In the semifinal she will play against her friend and doubles partner Roberta Vinci. They play at 3pm local time tomorrow, and after the second semifinal (between Zvonareva and Hantuchova), they will also play their semifinal in doubles.