"I played her many times", said Konta, who beat Pliskova in their most recent meeting, 6-1, 3-6, 7-6 (2) in Beijing last fall.
World No7 Konta converted her fourth match point to prevail 6-3, 6-4 but not before a stoppage of nearly 10 minutes which saw the 26-year-old receive treatment following an awkward fall on the baseline.
"I slipped and hit my head and it's a bit sore". 'Next week is Wimbledon but I made this decision based on looking after my health, regardless of what tournament is coming up.
"I didn't sleep too well but I heard that's normal".
"Right now my priority is to look after myself, quite honestly". That's the most important thing.
Konta will be a player to watch throughout Wimbledon, as she's expected to enter as a top-10 player.
No.4 Elina Svitolina vs. No.44 Ashleigh Barty: This match-up could result in the first significant exit of the tournament, and could pave the way to a Kvitova or Konta run to the semifinals. "She'll definitely be feeling fresh tomorrow compared to me, but at the same time, I'm pleased to have gotten a great match in today".
"I'm okay", Konta said afterward. The Latvian, certainly the most powerful of the two, was striking the ball ferociously and seemed comfortable as she built up an early 3-1 lead, though some more aggressive play by Konta saw the Brit break back to even things up in the opening set.
Wozniacki, the former No. 1 now ranked sixth, will bid for her first title of the year in her fourth final. "At the end of the match I was focusing point-by-point and go for it if I had the chance, and I'm happy I'm through".
"I am calling this a second career", the 27-year-old Czech said at the WTA players' party in London.
Arvind Panagriya, an adept economist and the vice chairperson of Niti Aayog said that the debt of Air India was "unsustainable". A joint forum of Air India employees said it is against the decision and will seek a meeting with Modi to discuss it.
After the House passed a health care bill in early May, Republicans went to work drafting their own version behind closed doors. He said the bill provides "an enormous tax break for the rich" and would cause 22 million to lose insurance.
Napoli swatted a 34 home runs and drove in 101 runs, both career-highs, as the Indians rolled to the AL Central championship. Brandon Finnegan (1-1) was activated off the disabled list after missing more than two months because of a shoulder problem.
The DMV has established a ride-hailing complaint handling process in which complaints can be filed at the state DMV website . Egan said that state regulations require the fare or estimated fare be shown on the ride-hailing app before the ride begins.
ESPN's Marc Stein reports Minnesota point guard Ricky Rubio is on the trading block again, following the Jimmy Butler deal. The Celtics have a mix of young players on cost-controlled contracts and future draft assets that could get the deal done.
The red and blue-green clouds are expected to be visible from NY to North Carolina and as far west as Charlottesville, Virginia. The original launch date was May 31, but weather and other conditions delayed the launch several times.
Temer allegedly took millions of dollars from the meatpacking company JBS through former Deputy Rodrigo Rocha Loures. Last week, the polling form Datafolha showed that Temer had the lowest rating of any president in nearly 30 years.
Buffett has said real estate was a solid investment that was less volatile than stock prices and likely to produce gains. Buffett is a believer in the real estate space and in 2016 said there is no bubble , Business Insider noted.
He is accused of fraud relating to a drug company he previously headed, Retrophin, and a hedge fund, where he was a manager. Prosecutors and defense lawyers agreed to strike more than a dozen jurors for cause based on their opinions of Mr.
Russian metals giant Evraz said its IT systems had been affected too, Russia's RIA news agency reported. According to Group-IB, the ransomware spreads through local networks just like the WannaCry virus did.
Amazon Prime Day 2017: When is it; what's on sale?
Amazon ran its first Prime Day in 2015, and it was so successful that the company decided to make it an annual affair. Amazon will be continuing its " countdown deals " in the run-up to Prime Day , offering sales starting today.
North Korea Denies it Tortured Detainee Warmbier
The Obama administration failed to secure Warmbier's release but it succeeded in getting 10 other prisoners of the regime free. Warmbier's death has caused furor among the American political establishment, including with US President Donald Trump .
Denver's still among top 4 cities for home-resales price gains
David Blitzer , managing director and chairman of the index committee at S&P Dow Jones Indices , isn't predicting a slowdown soon. From March single family home prices in the Chicago area rose by 1.0%, which I should remind you is largely a seasonal effect.