The 24-year-old, the one top-10 seed left within the draw, took her possibilities in a bodily one-hour first set affected by break factors earlier than working away with the second.
Vekic had held a 5-1 profession document towards Sabalenka however was unable to match the extent of the brand new, improved model of the Belarusian with 13 double faults not serving to the Croatian’s trigger.
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Sabalenka accomplished the semi-final line-up after 109 minutes on Rod laver Enviornment and can play Polish shock bundle Magda Linette on Thursday for a spot in her first Grand Slam remaining.