The eighth racket of the world, Czech tennis player Karolina Pliskova, in the semifinals of the competition Brisbane International took over the Croatian Donna Vekic, who occupies the 34th place in the world ranking, – 6/3, 6/4. For 1 hour and 20 minutes of the match, Karolina made three aces and four breaks, making four mistakes when serving. While Donna filed four times through and realized two break points, making seven double faults. Through personal meetings, opponents became 3: 1 in favor of the Czech. In the final of the tournament in Brisbane, Pliskova will play with the Ukrainian Lesia Tsurenko .