World number one and defending champion Serena Williams is now just a win away from winning the Italian Open 2014 title after eliminating former top-ranked Ana Ivanovic of Serbia 6-1, 3-6, 6-1. Ivanovic has
World number one Rafael Nadal had to endure three three-set matches earlier in the tournament but his semifinal victory at Rome Masters 2014 only took two sets. The seven-time champion cruised past Grigor Dimitrov
Sara Errani ended the country’s 29-year wait for a female finalist at the Premier Mandatory Italian Open in Rome this week after she defeated former world number one Jelena Jankovic 6-3, 7-5 on Saturday.