Swiatek to meet Muchova in Roland-Garros final
No. 1 Iga Swiatek overcame poor starts to each set and moved closer to a second consecutive title at Roland-Garros by defeating Beatriz Haddad Maia 6-2, 7-6 (7) in the semifinals on Thursday. On Saturday, Swiatek will face unseeded Karolina Muchova, a 26-year-old from the Czech Republic, who advanced to her first Slam final with a 7-6 (5), 6-7 (5), 7-5 victory over No. 2 Aryna Sabalenka.