- Beatriz Haddad Maia of Brazil will compete against Iga Swiatek.
- In the quarterfinal, Haddad Maia defeated Ons Jabeur.
- In the first semi-final, Aryna Sabalenka and Karolina Muchova will compete.
The women’s singles semifinals of the French Open 2023 are scheduled to take place on Thursday, June 8 at the Court Philippe Chatrier following some mind-blowing quarterfinal encounters.
The first semi-final of the day will pit Czech Republic’s Karoline Muchova against Belarus’ Aryna Sabalenka. Without a doubt, Sabalenka will enter the match as the undisputed favorites. The Belarusian sensation will also try to maintain her chances of topping the WTA rankings.
Sabalenka will be entering the competition after defeating Elina Svitolina of Ukraine in the quarterfinal. After the Australian Open in 2021, Muchova will participate in her second Grand Slam semifinal. On Thursday, the 26-year-old won her quarterfinal match against Anastasia Pavlyuchenkova 7-5, 6-2.
After Muchova and Sabalenka’s match is through, the world’s top-ranked player, Iga Swiatek, will face Brazil’s Beatriz Haddad Maia in the other semifinal match.
On the WTA circuit on Wednesday, Swiatek defeated Coco Gauff of the USA by a score of 7-0. The 22-year-old faced difficulty in the opening set, but she won 6-4, 6-2. The Polish star wants to keep his top spot in the world.
On the other hand, Haddad Maia will be quite confident after defeating World No. 7 Ons Jabeur in the semifinals. In the Open Era, she became the first Brazilian woman to make it past the quarterfinals at Roland Garros. Despite dropping the first set, Haddad Maia went on to win the match 3-6, 7-6 (7-5), and 6-1.
On Day 12 of the French Open 2023, the Order of Play on Court Philippe Chatrier includes the following matches:
Women’s Singles semi-finals:
Karolina Muchova (Czech Republic) versus 2-Aryna Sabalenka (Belarus)
1-Iga Swiatek (Poland) versus 14-Beatriz Haddad Maia (Brazil)