Vera Zvonareva into semifinals
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The third-ranked Zvonareva secured a break in the ninth game to gain the upper hand for the first time at 5-4 in the first set. The top-seeded player broke for a 3-1 lead but her 40th-ranked opponent broke back in the next game to stay in the match. It was tied at 1-1 after Zvonareva double-faulted on set point.
In the third, Zvonareva broke for 5-4 and saved two break points to win.
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