Richard Gasquet had eight aces in defeating Jarkko Nieminen 6-3, 3-6, 6-2.

PARIS (AP) -- Richard Gasquet will face Benoit Paire in an all-French final Sunday at the Open Sud de France.

Gasquet defeated Jarkko Nieminen of Finland 6-3, 3-6, 6-2 Saturday, while Paire overcame Michael Llodra 4-6, 6-3, 6-1.

Gasquet had eight aces and broke Nieminen's serve five times.

Paire had 17 aces, rallying to reach his second career final.

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