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Clijsters, Henin win in quarterfinals

Updated: January 7, 2010, 9:40 AM ET
Associated Press

BRISBANE, Australia -- Kim Clijsters and Justine Henin overcame lapses to win their Brisbane International quarterfinals Thursday, raising the prospect of an all-Belgian final between two players making comebacks.

Clijsters, five tournaments into a return from retirement that has already netted a U.S. Open title, needed four match points to beat Lucie Safarova 6-1, 0-6, 6-4.

It took Henin 24 minutes between her first match point and her sixth before she finally put away seventh-seeded ...

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