4:25 pm, 18th September, 2021

Women’s Semi-Final 2: Emily Appleton vs Sonay Kartal

The second semi-final in the women’s competition promises to be an absolute cracker. A three week winner in Emily Appleton comes up against the in form Sonay Kartal who has won the last two weeks. All this for a place in the final against Emma Wilson.

16:30 Sonay Kartal a double break up 0-5

Such a stunning start from Kartal and she grabs a dominant advantage inside 15 minutes. A crazy start from the 19-year-old as her consistency and power has been too much for Appleton so far.

16:37 Sonay Kartal wins the first set 0-6

Kartal has been on the money from the very first minute here and Appleton looked a bit shellshocked. She could not get her serve going at all but take nothing away from Kartal, she is a set away from winning three weeks in a row.

16:45 Kartal breaks in the second set 0-6, 0-2

8 games in a row for Kartal now as Appleton can’t seem to come up with any answers. She has not been herself so far but Kartal has taken full advantage.

17:10 Kartal into the final in straight sets 0-6, 1-6