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Li back in Australian Open final

Posted: January 24, 2013 at 3:52 a.m.

Li Na of China took advantage of double-faults by second-seeded Maria Sharapova on the first two points and advanced into her second Australian Open final with a 6-2, 6-2 victory.

Li Na of China took advantage of double-faults by second-seeded Maria Sharapova on the first two points and advanced into her second Australian Open final with a 6-2, 6-2 victory.

Li Na used the heat to her advantage and worked No. 2-ranked Maria Sharapova around Rod Laver Arena in a 6-2, 6-2 victory Thursday that put her in the Australian Open final for the second time in three years.

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Sports, Pages 26 on 01/24/2013

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