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Serena Williams is still No. 1
Serena Williams is still No. 1

Serena Williams weathered a barrage of big serves and heavy groundstrokes early and needed nine match points before beating Madison Keys, 7-6 (5), 6-2, to set up an Australian Open final against second-seeded Maria Sharapova. Top-ranked Williams, bothered by a cold in recent days, dominated the second set of the all-American semifinal, breaking Keys' serve twice. Williams' semifinal win ensured she will retain the top ranking, regardless of the outcome of the final. On the men's side Wednesday night, Novak Djokovic was overpowering as he beat Canadian Milos Raonic, 7-6 (5), 6-4, 6-2, in two hours, never facing a break point. The four-time champion, who has dropped his...

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