As for Puig, she is next scheduled to square off against local hope Qiang Wang on Thursday.
Barty, ranked number 17 in the world by the Women's Tennis Association (WTA), squandered the opportunity to seal the victory in the second set, when she was just two points from the win, and rallied later on to win the third set 6-4.
Wozniacki, the No. 2 seed, however, couldn't really get going as she stumbled to a stunning 6-7 (10) 5-7 defeat to her opponent from Puerto Rico, who came all the way from the qualifiers.
As Puig broke again to take a 4-3 lead, she would even begin to deploy a strategy of judicious net play to excellent effect, bringing the former World No.1 in with a dropshot before putting her own volley away, and more exquisite net play paved the way to another break for 6-5.
Kerber managed to level the set at five games apiece, before Barty reimposed herself on proceedings, winning eight of the last nine games to close out the second set and the match.
Wozniacki lost to Olympic champion Monica Puig 7-6 (10), 7-5, while Wimbledon champion Kerber was upset by Ashleigh Barty 7-5, 6-1. She also grabbed headlines at the French Open with her straight-sets demolition of Venus Williams.
Barty started strongly against the 39th-ranked Pavlyuchenkova, taking the first set 6-2, but the Russian did not appear in a mood to give in too easily and made an aggressive recovery to take the second.
Earlier, Australia's Ashleigh Barty had to dig deep to overcome Anastasia Pavlyuchenkova, beating the Russian 6-2, 5-7, 6-4 to secure her semi-final berth.
A tournament victory in China would take Barty, now No.17 in the world, to a projected career high of No.15 and above Serena Williams.
Wozniacki, this year's Australian Open victor, will face reigning Olympic champion Monica Puig.
The 22-year-old Barty said she is looking to sustain that momentum to end 2018 on "the best note possible, whether that is results-based or feelings-based".
But it was a short-lived fightback as Barty, Australia's top-ranked player, quickly regained control while Kerber struggled to contain unforced errors.
Despite this, negotiations between the United States and North Korea have stalled since the Singapore summit. The crowd laughed. "No really", Trump said. 'The sanctions will stay in place until denuclearization occurs'.
The Ayyappa temple in Sabarimala region of Kerala happens to be one of the most famous pilgrimage sites for Hindus in India. Justice Indu Malhotra added that religious practices can't exclusively be tested on the basis of Right to Equality.
That's sure to increase engagement with Discover , especially on devices that don't have the Google panel on the home screen. Google Lens now lets users "draw" on a searched image which can trigger a deeper search on a specific part of the image .
GOP senators opted to defer to Mitchell during questioning of Christine Blasey Ford , while Democrats asked their own questions. Manchin was among a handful of Democrats from red and purple states that Kavanaugh supporters were targeting as possible votes.
Britain has said the attack received approval "at a senior level of the Russian state", an accusation Moscow has fiercely denied. Russian Foreign Ministry spokeswoman Maria Zakharova dismissed the claims, saying they are part of an "information campaign".
"It's simple math; if I (shoot even par) the guys behind me have to shoot 67 to force it into extra holes ... that helps". Yet while Rose was the big money victor , even he was quick to conceed he wasn't truly the biggest story of the day.
Hurney and Co. signed free agent safety Da'Norris Searcy this offseason to fill the spot previously occupied by Kurt Coleman. In the case of the Carolina Panthers , they hit both on the money with today's signing of former 49ers safety Eric Reid .
An Iranian tanker and a South Korean (right) tanker docking at the platform of the oil facility in the Khark Island. Most, if not all, of worldwide crude flows are either directly or indirectly linked to Asian demand these days.
All of those sanctions will be "in full force by early November", Trump said. "Deals have to be good for both parties". President Trump on Wednesday accused the Chinese government of actively trying to interfere in the midterm elections.
Souness - who managed the club from 1991 to 1994 - says his former side will never have a better chance to win the Premier League. It's about positioning; it's about reaction, about spaces defensively, closing them, offensively using them.
Liverpool snatch late draw at Chelsea
The Liverpool defender trained yesterday and was included in Jürgen Klopp's squad for the showdown at Stamford Bridge. We are ready for the last and obviously the biggest game of Match Day 7 which kicks off at 4:30 PM GMT.
The UN was laughing WITH me, not at me
Trump later claimed he meant to make the audience laugh . "Those who are used to politics, their tone and language is different". Rouhani, however, added at the press conference that Tehran had no intension to go to war with US forces in the Middle East.
Kavanaugh Defends Himself, Says He Was a Virgin in High School
Trump has acknowledged payments to women ahead of the election but denies their underlying allegations about sexual relationships. About 200 people gathered in front of the Supreme Court building in Washington , chanting: "I believe Christine Ford."U.S.
Trump blasts 'con job' on Kavanaugh before showdown hearing
Senators were told to be prepared for a rare weekend session and McConnell said he was confident Kavanugh would be confirmed. Clune is among those asking that the FBI open a new investigation into the sexual assault claims against Kavanaugh.