Maria Sharapova, Simona Halep reach Madrid Open final

Maria Sharapova has been steady all week and has lost just three times on clay since the 2011 French Open.
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In the men's semis, three-time champion Rafael Nadal faced fellow Spaniard Roberto Bautista Agut while David Ferrer was up against Kei Nishikori of Japan.

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