, England, June 20 (UPI) -- Daja Bedanova of the Czech Republic followed up her upset of top-seeded Jelena Dokic with a win over fifth seed Meghann Shaugnessy of the United States Thursday at the Britannic Asset Management Championships.
Bedanova recorded a 7-6 (8-6), 6-2 victory over Shaughnessy to move into the semifinals for the first time this year.
The 19-year-old Bedanova, who suffered three straight losses before reaching the third round at Birmingham last week, is seeking her second career title. She won at Bratislava in 2000.
Bedanova defeated Dokic in the second round Wednesday.
Hantuchova, the third-seeded Slovakian, posted a 2-6, 6-2, 6-2 victory over Navratilova in the second round and followed up with a 7-6 (7-4), 6-1 win over American Amy Frazier.
The 19-year-old Hantuchova, who is seeking her first career title, reached the fourth round at the French Open.
Unseeded American Chanda Rubin advanced to a meeting with Bedanova as she routed fourth-seeded Italian Silvia Farina Elia, 6-1, 6-0. Rubin also reached the fourth round at the French Open and lost in the final at Madrid to Monica Seles.
Russian Anastasia Myskina will face Hantuchova in the semifinals after defeating Luxembourg's Anne Kremer, 6-2, 7-5. Kremer ousted No. 2 Sandrine Testud, 4-6, 6-3, 6-1, in the second round.
The 20-year-old Myskina, who is seeking her second career title, lost to Dokic in the final at Birmingham last week.