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Pan Pacific Open semifinals feature two Russians and two Chinese athletes.

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On Friday, two players from China and two from Russia reached the Pan Pacific Open semifinals.

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In the quarterfinals, Liudmila Samsonova defeated 2017 Wimbledon winner Garbine Muguruza 6-4, 6-2.

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and Zhang Shuai will follow. Petra Martic was defeated by Zhang 7-5, 6-2.

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In the opening round, Samsonova also defeated current Wimbledon champion Elena Rybakina.

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The fourth-seeded player, Veronika Kudermetova, advanced by defeating Beatriz Haddad Maia 6-7 (4), 7-6 (8), 6-1.

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In the semifinals, she will compete against Zheng Qinwen, a 19-year-old.American Claire Liu was upset by Zheng 6-4, 7-5. 

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