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Kerber storms into second Wimbledon final as Ostapenko misfires - 7 months ago, 12 July 13:34

By: Afp

LONDON

Angelique Kerber raced into her second Wimbledon final as the German crushed former French Open champion Jelena Ostapenko 6-3, 6-3 in just 67 minutes on Thursday.

Kerber took the express route to her a fourth Grand Slam title match with a 'blink and you miss it' demolition of Ostapenko on Centre Court.

The 30-year-old hit only 10 winners but that was all it took to get the job done as Ostapenko shot herself in the foot with 36 unforced errors.

Kerber faces seven-time champion Serena Williams or German 13th seed Julia Goerges in Saturday's final.

"I was just trying to move good and take my chances. I'm so excited," Kerber said.

"It's such a great feeling to be back in the final. Playing on Centre Court is always great."

Referencing her dismal form last year, Kerber added: "2017 is over and I'm really happy about that. We are in 2018!

"I'm really happy and proud to ...
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