Unseeded Czech player, Karolina Muchova, has reached the French Open women’s final after edging out Belarusian second seed Aryna Sabalenka.
Muchova, who is ranked 43rd in the world, won 7-6 6-7 7-5 after saving a match point at 5-2 in the decider.
The 26-year-old will play Polish top seed Iga Swiatek in tomorrow’s final.
Defending champion Swiatek, won 6-2 7-6 (9-7) against Brazilian 14th seed Beatriz Haddad Maia later on Thursday.
Sabalenka’s exit means Swiatek will remain world number one, a position she has held for 62 consecutive weeks.