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Simona Halep, Eugenie Bouchard reach Wimbledon semifinal
Simona Halep, Eugenie Bouchard reach Wimbledon semifinal

Thursday's women's semifinals at Wimbledon will not trigger great name recognition from the general fan. Maybe even the ardent tennis fan. Newcomers are beginning to emerge in tennis, and this year's women's bracket is no exception. Two barely twenty-somethings, Simona Halep and Eugenie Bouchard, completed the women's semifinal field Wednesday with impressive victories. Halep beat last year's finalist, Sabine Lisicki of Germany, 6-4, 6-0, and Bouchard scored a 6-3, 6-4 win over another German, Angelique Kerber, who had taken out Maria Sharapova on Tuesday. They will play each other in the semifinals, and the winner will face the winner of the match...

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