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Li routs Sharapova, eyes second grand slam title

Li Na of China (L) shakes hands with Maria Sharapova of Russia after defeating her in their women's singles semi-final match at the Australian Open tennis tournament in Melbourne January 24, 2013. REUTERS/Damir Sagolj

Li Na of China (L) shakes hands with Maria Sharapova of Russia after defeating her in their women's singles semi-final match at the Australian Open tennis tournament in Melbourne January 24, 2013. REUTERS/Damir Sagolj

Li Na of China (L) shakes hands with Maria Sharapova of Russia after defeating her in their women's singles semi-final match at the Australian Open tennis tournament in Melbourne January 24, 2013. REUTERS/Damir Sagolj
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Li Na of China celebrates defeating Maria Sharapova of Russia in their women's singles semi-final match at the Australian Open tennis tournament in Melbourne January 24, 2013. REUTERS/Damir Sagolj

Li Na of China celebrates defeating Maria Sharapova of Russia in their women's singles semi-final match at the Australian Open tennis tournament in Melbourne January 24, 2013. REUTERS/Damir Sagolj

Li Na of China celebrates defeating Maria Sharapova of Russia in their women's singles semi-final match at the Australian Open tennis tournament in Melbourne January 24, 2013. REUTERS/Damir Sagolj
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