Pliskova wins twice in a day to reach Zhengzhou semis, Svitolina out

FILE PHOTO: Sep 1, 2019; Flushing, NY, USA; Karolina Pliskova of the Czech Republic hits to Johanna Konta of Great Britain in a fourth round match on day seven of the 2019 US Open tennis tournament at USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center. Mandatory Credit: Danielle Parhizkaran-USA TODAY Sports

(Reuters) – Top seed Karolina Pliskova started Friday in the last-16 at the inaugural Zhengzhou Open and ended the day in the semi-finals after defeating Polona Hercog and Sofia Kenin in succession. Pliskova‚Äôs match against Slovenian Hercog was suspended on Wednesday due to rain with the score at 6-3 2-5 and she only returned to […]

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