[Yahoo] Mauresmo, Davenport reach semis (AP)

Rusty Backhand
10-08-2004, 08:16 PM
Amelie Mauresmo and Lindsay Davenport won in straight sets Friday to reach the Porsche Grand Prix semifinals in another step in their battle for the No. 1 ranking. The top-ranked Mauresmo overpowered Lisa Raymond of the United States 6-4, 6-1, and No. 2-ranked Davenport struggled with her first serve but defeated qualifier Jelena Jankovic of Serbia-Montenegro 6-4, 6-3.