.Paris, France
Maria Sakkari (in the left) and Barbora Krejcikova (in the right) faced off in the second semifinal of Roland Garros 2021. (Photo Credit: Twitter/@rolandgarros)(Photo Credit: Twitter/@rolandgarros)

  • This was the first time, the two players had gone past the quarterfinals of Grand Slams
  • Krejcikova won the match 7-5, 4-6, 9-7 over Sakkari
  • This was the longest ever semifinal in Roalnd Garros

.Paris, France
Maria Sakkari, Anastasia Pavlyuchenkova, Barbora Krejcikova and Tamara Zidansek are in the race to enter French Open finals. (Photo Credit: Instagram&AFP)

  • For the second time in Grand Slam, there are four first-time major semi-finalists in the women's singles
  • Anastasia Pavlyuchenkova will play against Tamara Zidanšek
  • Maria Sakkari will face Barbora Krejcikova in the semi-finals