Marina Bassols Ribera has pulled off an upset…
The 23-year-old Spanish tennis player defeated No. 3 seed Sara Errani of Italy to reach the semifinals of the Valencia Open at the Valencia Tennis Club.
Bassols Ribera defeated wildcard Charo Esquiva Banuls (6-2, 6-2) and lucky loser Guiomar Maristany Zuleta De Reales (6-4, 6-4) in the previous rounds of the BBVA Open.
Earlier in the tournament, Errani, ranked No 69, beat Latvian qualifier Darja Semenistaja (6-4, 6-0) and edged out Spaniard Sara Sorribes Tormo (6-1, 1-6, 6-4).