The 2022 Bad Homburg Open is WTA 125 tournament scheduled to be held from June 19 to June 25.
The Eastbourne International is played on outdoor grass courts, and is generally considered a warm-up for Wimbledon.
Last year in Berlin, Liudmila Samsonova stunned the field by defeating Madison Keys, Victoria Azarenka, and Belinda Bencic in the final to claim her maiden career title.
With a 6-3, 4-6, 6-3 victory over Viktorija Golubic of Switzerland, former Top 20 player Riske advanced to her 13th Hologic WTA Tour final.
Camila Giorgi defeated Zhang Shuai and Yulia Putintseva in the first round before knocking out No. 7 seed Aryna Sabalenka.
There are no guarantees in Paris, but Barbora Krejcikova, the World No.2, is thinking long term, as she is back after an elbow injury.
Swiatek was forced to drop from the Madrid Open in April due to a shoulder ailment, but she was at her best against Sabalenka on Saturday.
The reigning Madrid Open champion went a set down in the match but came back from what seemed like a dire situation to move on to the semis.
Seventh seed Danielle Collins was in high spirits after defeating former world no. 1 Simona Halep but her joy was cut short by the unseeded Amanda Anisimova.
Paula Badosa was playing in her first career match at the Internazionali BNL d'Italia.