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Bianca Andreescu reaches Rogers Cup final

Rogers Cup Toronto - Day 8

TORONTO, ON - AUGUST 10: Bianca Andreescu of Canada serves against Sofia Kenin of the United States during a semifinal match on Day 8 of the Rogers Cup at Aviva Centre on August 10, 2019 in Toronto, Canada. (Photo by Vaughn Ridley/Getty Images)

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TORONTO -- Canadian teenager Bianca Andreescu has advanced to the final of the Rogers Cup with a 6-4, 7-6 (5) victory over Sofia Kenin.

She defeated her American opponent Saturday on her fifth match point. Andreescu had three chances to finish the semifinal before the second set went to a tiebreaker, but Kenin fought back each time.

This is the first time in the tournament the 19-year-old was not taken to three sets.

Andreescu will play for the title Sunday against the winner of the semifinal between Serena Williams and Marie Bouzkova.