Wimbledon: Serena Williams beats Maria Sharapova, reaches final

  • Serena Williams eased past Russia’s Maria Sharapova in straight sets to reach the finals at Wimbledon. The World number one, who is looking to win her sixth Wimbledon title, will face 21-year-old Spaniard Garbine Muguruza in the final.

    Williams, 33, defeated Sharapova 6-2 6-4, her 17th straight victory against the Russian.

    If the American wins on Saturday, she will hold all four Grand Slam titles for the second time in her career. Muguruza overcame Agnieszka Radwanska 6-2 3-6 6-3 in the other semi-final.

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