Serena Williams & Victoria Azarenka reach final

Saturday, 07 September 2013 - 20:01


Defending champion Serena Williams will face Victoria Azarenka in a rematch of 2012s US Open final today after they swept through their semi-finals.

Belarusian Azarenka beat Italys Flavia Pennetta 6-4 6-2 on Arthur Ashe Stadium in a match with 13 breaks of serve.

Williams, the 31-year-old world number one, then needed seven match points before sealing a convincing 6-0 6-3 win in the second semi-final.