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Sharapova secures spot in French Open final


Sharapova secures spot in French Open final

Maria Sharapova has reached the final of the French Open for the third successive year after overcoming Eugenie Bouchard in a hard-fought semi-final.

The highly rated 20 year old Canadian took the first set 4-6.

But Sharapova battled her way back into the game, taking the second set 7-5.

The Russian had the edge from then on, claiming the final set 6-2.

She will face either Simona Halep or Andrea Petkovic in the final.

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