Former world number one Garbine Muguruza discussed her renaissance after advancing to her first grand slam semi-final since 2018.
Former world number one Garbine Muguruza moved through to her first major semi-final since the 2018 French Open on Wednesday.
Simona Halep and Garbine Muguruza marched into the last eight on Monday, as Angelique Kerber fell to Anastasia Pavlyuchenkova.
More seeds were sent crashing in the Australian Open on Saturday as Karolina Pliskova and Elina Svitolina suffered straight-set defeats.
Saturday saw another Australian Open women's singles contender, Karolina Pliskova, fall in the third round.
The door is open for Belinda Bencic to qualify for the WTA Finals after Kristina Mladenovic's defeat of Kiki Bertens in Moscow.
Russian Veronika Kudermetova claimed the biggest win of her career in Moscow, beating Elina Svitolina to reach the quarter-finals.
Coco Gauff awaits Kiki Bertens in the last eight at the Linz Open, but Bertens was given a scare on Thursday.
Teenage American Coco Gauff has became the youngest WTA Tour quarter-finals since 2005 in Linz.
Naomi Osaka made it six wins in succession as world number one Ashleigh Barty and defending champion Caroline Wozniacki triumphed in China.