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Last Updated: Tuesday, 28 June, 2005, 12:07 GMT 13:07 UK
Mauresmo powers into semi-finals
Wimbledon quarter-final result:

A MAURESMO (Fra) v A MYSKINA (Rus)

6-3 6-4


Game-by-game updates:

Second set:

Mauresmo 6-3 6-4 Myskina
Game, set and match for Mauresmo as the Frenchwoman earns a place in the semi-final after another comfortable service game.

Mauresmo 6-3 5-4 Myskina
Myskina's break is shortlived as Mauresmo goes a break up again as she dominates from the net.

Mauresmo 6-3 4-4 Myskina
Myskina is back in the match after breaking Mauresmo as she goes on the offensive with some powerful returns.

Mauresmo 6-3 4-3 Myskina
Myskina hits the most perfect lob of the match to outwit Mauresmo but is forced to play the point again after a piece of paper blows onto court and interferes with play. The scores then goes to deuce but Myskina holds her nerve to seal the game.

Mauresmo 6-3 4-2 Myskina
Myskina pushes Mauresmo to 30-0 but is caught out coming into the net on the next point as the Frenchwoman goes on to consolidate her break.

Mauresmo 6-3 3-2 Myskina
Mauresmo grabs the first break in the second set. Myskina is starting to mix her style up with some attempts to come into the net but Mauresmo still races to 40-0. The Russian saves two break points with some pin-point accuracy from the baseline but concedes the third after her shot hits the net.

Mauresmo 6-3 2-2 Myskina
Mauresmo pushes through another comfortable service game to stay level with her Russian opponent.

Mauresmo 6-3 1-2 Myskina
Myskina is starting to make an impression on this quarter-final as she outplays Mauresmo on the baseline once again.

Mauresmo 6-3 1-1 Myskina
Mauresmo storms through another service game to keep up the pressure on Myskina.

Mauresmo 6-3 0-1 Myskina
The first time in the match Myskina is ahead but only due to serving first as she seals the second set opener comfortably.


First set:

Mauresmo 6-3 Myskina
Mauresmo powers through her service game to take the set and a vital step to the semi-finals.

Mauresmo 5-3 Myskina
Mauresmo breaks Myskina again to serve for the set. The Russian saves one break point after outduelling her opponent from the baseline but cannot stop Mauresmo claiming the second.

Mauresmo 4-3 Myskina
Myskina gains a vital break back as Mauresmo commits her first double fault of the match to spark a series of errors handing her Russian opponent the game.

Mauresmo 4-2 Myskina
Myskina looks in danger of going down another break as she struggles to make it past Mauresmo at the net and slumps to 15-30. Mauremo eventually takes the game to deuce but Myskina battles back with an excellent cross-court forehand to hold service.

Mauresmo 4-1 Myskina
Mauresmo eases through her service game to consolidate the break in the previous game.

Mauresmo 3-1 Myskina
Mauresmo wins a long rally to bring up two break points and a wild forehand from Myskina hands her the game.

Mauresmo 2-1 Myskina
Myskina hammers a forehand service return winner back past Mauresmo to make it 30-30, but the Frenchwoman again comes through to hold serve.

Mauresmo 1-1 Myskina
Myskina enjoys an easy first service game, losing just one point.

Mauresmo 1-0 Myskina
Mauresmo goes 15-30 down after an angled backhand pass from Myskina, but some positive play at the net gets her out of trouble.



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