Serena Williams staged comebacks in both sets to defeat China's Li Na 7-5, 7-5 and reach the final at the Cincinnati WTA tournament for the first time.
Serena Williams celebrates her win against Li Na of China in their semifinals match at the Western & Southern Open on August 17, 2013 in Cincinnati, Ohio. Williams beat Li 7-5, 7-5.
She will face off for the title against world number two Victoria Azarenka, who won a match plagued by breaks of serve -- 23 in total, including the first six games -- to defeat 2011 finalist Jelena Jankovic 4-6, 6-2, 6-3.
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