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Wimbledon: Women's singles semifinals

Published 1649 GMT (0049 HKT) July 3, 2014
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Eugenie Bouchard booked her place in the Wimbledon final thanks to a 7-6 6-2 win over Simona Halep. Clive Brunskill/Getty Images
Bouchard can become the first Canadian female in history to win a major singles title if she wins her first-ever grand slam final Saturday. Clive Brunskill/Getty Images
Bouchard and Halep arrive on Centre Court ahead of their match to the applause of the crowd. GLYN KIRK/AFP/Getty Images
Halep had to receive treatment from the trainer for an ankle injury during the first set. Al Bello/Getty Images
Bouchard and Halep shake hands at the end of their semifinal clash. Al Bello/Getty Images
The sun shone down on Wimbledon's Centre Court on day 10 of the tournament. GLYN KIRK/AFP/Getty Images
Pop singer and avid tennis fan Cliff Richard watches the Wimbledon action from the Royal Box. Matthew Stockman/Getty Images
Spectators soak up some sun on "Murray Mound" in the grounds of the All England Club. Dan Kitwood/Getty Images
Bouchard will play Czech Petra Kvitova in the final. Here Kvitova celebrates after defeating compatriot Lucie Safarova 7-6 6-1 to reach her second Wimbledon final. Clive Brunskill/Getty Images
Kvitova is showing the sort of form which took her to her only grand slam title in 2011. GLYN KIRK/AFP/Getty Images
Safarova was playing in her first-ever grand slam semifinal and rarely troubled Kvitova. GLYN KIRK/AFP/Getty Images
Kvitova and Safarova embrace at the end of their match. Jan Kruger/Getty Images