Konta into semifinal; Evans reaches third round in Sydney International
British number one Johanna Konta reached the Sydney International semifinals, while men's number three Dan Evans also progressed on Wednesday.
World number 10 Konta triumphed 6-3 7-5 against Russian 19-year-old Daria Kasatkina, who beat world number one Angelique Kerber in the previous round, BBC reported.
The 25-year-old will face Canadian Eugenie Bouchard in the last four.
Evans, 26, beat Spanish eighth seed Marcel Granollers 1-6 6-3 6-3 to reach the third round.
He will face the winner of the match between top seed Dominic Thiem of Austria and Portuguese qualifier Gastao Elias.