Ostapenko, this year’s Roland Garros winner, won the last six games of a compelling match against Muguruza. AFP / WANG ZHAO
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Latvia's Jelena Ostapenko sunk Spaniard Garbine Muguruza at a shock-prone Wuhan Open Thursday, powering through a tight match to bag a 1-6, 6-3, 6-2 victory against the world No. 1 . Ostapenko, the only seed left in the competition, will now square up to Ashleigh Barty in the semifinals after the Aussie pulled off a major upset against former world No. 1 Karolina Pliskova.Ostapenko, this year's Roland Garros winner, won the last six games of a compelling match against Muguruza, scoring her first win over a reigning world No. 1 and extending her winning streak to eight in a row.Elsewhere, Barty downed Pliskova, the No. 3 seed, 4-6, 7-6 (3), 7-6 (2).
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