The Final Four
The second Russian among the last four. It will be her first Grand Slam semifinal in her 12-year career.
Though not a spectacular career, she's made a comfortable living from the game picking three titles as well as seven million dollars.
"I was nervous before the match [against Bulgarian 15-year-old Sesil Karatantcheva] , but I thought the worst thing that can happen to me is that I lose. It's not the end of the world."
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