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Halep storms into maiden Wimbledon final

AAP logoAAP 11/07/2019 Darren Walton

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Seventh seed Simona Halep has advanced to her maiden Wimbledon final with a straight-sets win over Elina Svitolina.

Romania's Simona Halep © Reuters Romania's Simona Halep Romania's former world No.1 passed her first major test of the tournament with a steely 6-1 6-3 semi-final victory over eighth-seeded Svitolina on Thursday.

Halep will play either seven-times champion Serena Williams or unseeded Czech Barbora Strycova in Saturday's decider.

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