Serena Advances to Semifinal

    NEW YORK, NY - SEPTEMBER 07:  Serena Williams of the United States returns a shot during her women's singles semifinal match against Sara Errani of Italy on Day Twelve of the 2012 US Open at USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center on September 7, 2012 in the Flushing neighborhood of the Queens borough of New York City.  (Photo by Matthew Stockman/Getty Images)

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    Saw that one coming. Tennis powerhouse Serena Williams is moving on to Saturday night’s final round after beating Sara Errani 6–1, 6–2. “It’s really awesome, this is what I wanted and what I dreamed of all year,” Williams said after the match. Tomorrow night she will play Victoria Azarenka, and the odds are in her favor—Williams has a 9–1 record against her. Azarenka beat Maria Sharapova 3–6, 6–2, 6–4 Friday and will play Williams in her first U.S. Open final Saturday.

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