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Tennis-Serena blitzes Li to reach U.S. Open final
September 6, 2013 / 10:13 PM / 4 years ago

Tennis-Serena blitzes Li to reach U.S. Open final

NEW YORK, Sept 6 (Reuters) - Defending champion Serena Williams beat China’s Li Na 6-0 6-3 on Friday to reach her second consecutive U.S. Open final.

With the victory, the top-seeded Williams set up a rematch of last year’s final against Belarussian second-seed Victoria Azarenka, who beat Flavia Pennetta in Friday’s other semi-final.

Williams, a 16-times grand slam winner seeking her fifth U.S. Open title, enters Sunday’s final having not dropped a set at Flushing Meadows this year. (Reporting by Will Swanton; Editing by Frank Pingue)

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