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Tennis: Sharapova marches into Tianjin semi-finals
Tianjin, China, Oct 13, 2017 (AFP) - Maria Sharapova equalled her best performance since returning from a doping suspension when she reached the Tianjin Open semi-finals on Friday.
The Russian easily defeated Swiss qualifier Stefanie Voegele 6-3, 6-1 in 64 minutes. The former world number one will face either China's Peng Shuai or Spain's Sara Sorribes Tormo in the last four.
Sharapova returned from a 15-month suspension ...