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The 2020 French Open women’s semifinals feature a unique combination of top championship contenders and unexpected title threats.
On one side of the draw, Australian Open champion Sofia Kenin will take on two-time Wimbledon champion Petra Kvitova. On the other side, a pair of unseeded players, Iga Swiatek and Nadia Podoroska, are each making their first appearance in a Grand Slam semifinal.
Let’s check out all of the key details for Thursday’s action at Roland Garros. That’s followed by predictions on who will advance to Saturday’s tournament final.
Where: Stade Roland Garros in Paris
When: Thursday, Oct. 8, at 9 a.m. ET
Watch: Tennis Channel (9 a.m. ET) and NBC (11 a.m. ET)
Live Stream: Tennis Channel Plus and NBC Sports Live
First Semifinal: Iga Swiatek vs. Nadia Podoroska
It typically takes seven straight wins to win a major