Maria Kristin Yulianti has again played well after beating the 5/8 seed Anna Rice in rubber sets 21-16, 18-21, 21-12. She has now reached quarter-final and final in the 3 week European tour. She has a good chance of reaching the semi-finals, facing Elena Nozdran or Li Wenyan in the quarter-final tomorrow. Rani Mundiasti/Endang Nur Sugianti also survived a late fightback after beating Joanne Nicholas/Natalie Munt in rubber sets 15-21, 21-19, 22-20. The last 2 sets were very very close! Rani/Endang were leading 20-16 before the Englih pair levelled it at 20-20. Luckily, they sealed the last 2 points. They are up against Fiona McKee/Charmaine Reid in the next round to be played later.