Aegon Classic Day Five

In the first upset of the day, China’s Shuai Zhang, beat No.3 seed, Sloane Stephens in the opening match on the Ann Jones Centre Court at the Aegon Classic 6-3, 6-1.

And in the last match of the day another upset saw Barbora Zahlavova Strycova defeat the fourth seed Kirsten Flipkens 6-4, 6-2 to book her place in the Aegon Classic semi-finals.

Strycova, the world No.62 Czech, is the lowest ranked player left in the final four, will play Australian Casey Dellacqua in the semi-finals tomorrow.

Dellacqua made light work of her Aegon Classic quarter-final match as she breezed past Kimiko Date-Krumm, who beat reigning champion Daniela Hantuchova yesterday, 6-1, 6-0.

Top seed Ana Ivanovic is safely through beating sixth seed Klara Koukalova 6-1, 6-4 to earn her place in the Aegon Classic semi-finals where she will play Shuai Zhang.

Play starts tomorrow at 12 noon. Click here for the order of play.