Sara kept up the good start of the year, and pulled off an upset in Auckland today. She beat 7th seed Yanina Wickmayer 4-6, 6-1, 6-1. Wickmayer was obviously lacking rhythm after having been out with an injury, but Sara played really well the whole match and deserved the win. In the quarterfinal. Sara will face 3rd seed Kuznetsova.
You can watch highlights of the match against Wickmayer here.