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Serena continues to haunt Sharapova, Federer breezes through

Serena Williams of the U.S. reacts as she defeats Maria Sharapova of Russia during their women's singles semi-finals match at the Brisbane International tennis tournament in Brisbane, January 3, 2014. REUTERS/Jason Reed

Serena Williams of the U.S. reacts as she defeats Maria Sharapova of Russia during their women's singles semi-finals match at the Brisbane International tennis tournament in Brisbane, January 3, 2014. REUTERS/Jason Reed

Serena Williams of the U.S. reacts as she defeats Maria Sharapova of Russia during their women's singles semi-finals match at the Brisbane International tennis tournament in Brisbane, January 3, 2014. REUTERS/Jason Reed
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Serena Williams of the U.S. reaches for return to Maria Sharapova of Russia during their women's singles semi final match at the Brisbane International tennis tournament in Brisbane, January 3, 2014. REUTERS/Jason Reed

Serena Williams of the U.S. reaches for return to Maria Sharapova of Russia during their women's singles semi final match at the Brisbane International tennis tournament in Brisbane, January 3, 2014. REUTERS/Jason Reed

Serena Williams of the U.S. reaches for return to Maria Sharapova of Russia during their women's singles semi final match at the Brisbane International tennis tournament in Brisbane, January 3, 2014. REUTERS/Jason Reed
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Serena Williams of the U.S. reacts as she wins a point against Maria Sharapova of Russia during their women's singles semi-finals match at the Brisbane International tennis tournament in Brisbane, January 3, 2014. REUTERS/Jason Reed

Serena Williams of the U.S. reacts as she wins a point against Maria Sharapova of Russia during their women's singles semi-finals match at the Brisbane International tennis tournament in Brisbane, January 3, 2014. REUTERS/Jason Reed

Serena Williams of the U.S. reacts as she wins a point against Maria Sharapova of Russia during their women's singles semi-finals match at the Brisbane International tennis tournament in Brisbane, January 3, 2014. REUTERS/Jason Reed
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Serena Williams of the U.S. plays a baseline forehand return against Maria Sharapova of Russia during their women's singles semi-finals match at the Brisbane International tennis tournament January 3, 2014. REUTERS/Jason Reed

Serena Williams of the U.S. plays a baseline forehand return against Maria Sharapova of Russia during their women's singles semi-finals match at the Brisbane International tennis tournament January 3, 2014. REUTERS/Jason Reed

Serena Williams of the U.S. plays a baseline forehand return against Maria Sharapova of Russia during their women's singles semi-finals match at the Brisbane International tennis tournament January 3, 2014. REUTERS/Jason Reed
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Maria Sharapova of Russia eyes the ball during her women's singles semi-finals match against Serena Williams of the U.S. at the Brisbane International tennis tournament January 3, 2014. REUTERS/Jason Reed

Maria Sharapova of Russia eyes the ball during her women's singles semi-finals match against Serena Williams of the U.S. at the Brisbane International tennis tournament January 3, 2014. REUTERS/Jason Reed

Maria Sharapova of Russia eyes the ball during her women's singles semi-finals match against Serena Williams of the U.S. at the Brisbane International tennis tournament January 3, 2014. REUTERS/Jason Reed
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Supporters of Russia's Maria Sharapova are pictured behind her in between games during her womens' singles semi-final loss to Serena Williams of the U.S. at the Brisbane International tennis tournament in Brisbane, January 3, 2014. REUTERS/Jason Reed

Supporters of Russia's Maria Sharapova are pictured behind her in between games during her womens' singles semi-final loss to Serena Williams of the U.S. at the Brisbane International tennis tournament in Brisbane, January 3, 2014. REUTERS/Jason Reed

Supporters of Russia's Maria Sharapova are pictured behind her in between games during her womens' singles semi-final loss to Serena Williams of the U.S. at the Brisbane International tennis tournament in Brisbane, January 3, 2014. REUTERS/Jason Reed
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Roger Federer of Switzerland serves to Marinko Matosevic of Australia during their men's quarter-finals match at the Brisbane International tennis tournament in Brisbane, January 3, 2014. REUTERS/Jason Reed

Roger Federer of Switzerland serves to Marinko Matosevic of Australia during their men's quarter-finals match at the Brisbane International tennis tournament in Brisbane, January 3, 2014. REUTERS/Jason Reed

Roger Federer of Switzerland serves to Marinko Matosevic of Australia during their men's quarter-finals match at the Brisbane International tennis tournament in Brisbane, January 3, 2014. REUTERS/Jason Reed
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Roger Federer of Switzerland plays a forehand return to Marinko Matosevic of Australia during their men's singles quarter-finals match at the Brisbane International tennis tournament in Brisbane, January 3, 2014. REUTERS/Jason Reed

Roger Federer of Switzerland plays a forehand return to Marinko Matosevic of Australia during their men's singles quarter-finals match at the Brisbane International tennis tournament in Brisbane, January 3, 2014. REUTERS/Jason Reed

Roger Federer of Switzerland plays a forehand return to Marinko Matosevic of Australia during their men's singles quarter-finals match at the Brisbane International tennis tournament in Brisbane, January 3, 2014. REUTERS/Jason Reed
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Marinko Matosevic of Australia dives for a return at the net to Roger Federer of Switzerland during their men's singles quarter-finals match at the Brisbane International tennis tournament in Brisbane, January 3, 2014. REUTERS/Jason Reed

Marinko Matosevic of Australia dives for a return at the net to Roger Federer of Switzerland during their men's singles quarter-finals match at the Brisbane International tennis tournament in Brisbane, January 3, 2014. REUTERS/Jason Reed

Marinko Matosevic of Australia dives for a return at the net to Roger Federer of Switzerland during their men's singles quarter-finals match at the Brisbane International tennis tournament in Brisbane, January 3, 2014. REUTERS/Jason Reed
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