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Serena Williams reaches U.S. Open semifinal

Serena Williams continued to power her way through the field in the U.S. Open on Wednesday night, again failing to lose more than three games in any set, as she made her way into the semifinals. The top-seeded Williams took just over an hour to handle Flavia Pennetta of Italy, seeded 12th, 6-3, 6-2. Pennetta won the first three games of the match, then got blitzed, 12-2, the rest of the way. Williams is seeking her third straight U.S. Open title and her sixth overall. A victory here would redeem a below-par season in the Grand Slams for Williams, who had yet to get to a major quarterfinal before she got to New York. ------------ FOR THE RECORD: U.S. Open tennis: An article in the Sept. 4...

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