Marion Bartoli and Sabine Lisicki advance to Wimbledon finals

  • The 15th-seeded Marion Bartoli and 23rd seed Sabine Lisicki emerged as Thursday's semifinal winners at Wimbledon.

    Germany’s Lisicki beat fourth-seeded 2012 Wimbledon runner-up Agnieszka Radwanska, 6-4, 2-6, 9-7 while France's Bartoli secured an easy 6-1, 6-2 victory over 20th-seeded Belgian Kirsten Flipkens.

    The win brings Lisicki to her first-ever major final, appearing in her 20th Grand Slam event.

    The men's semifinals will take place later today.