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Wozniacki beats Radwanska to reach Pan Pacific final

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TOKYO (AP) Former champion Caroline Wozniacki beat second-seeded Agnieszka Redwanska of Poland 4-6, 7-5, 6-4 on Saturday to advance to the final of the Pan Pacific Open.

Radwanska was close to victory, leading 5-3 in the second set, but Wozniacki seized momentum when she broke her opponent twice to win the last four games.

The U.S. Open semifinalist also came from 3-1 down in the third set, once again winning four straight games before closing out the match when Radwanska's return went into the net.

Wozniacki, a former world No.1, will face the winner of Saturday's later semifinal between Ukrainian Elina Svitolina and Naomi Osaka of Japan.

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The Dane drew on all her experience against Radwanska, beating her for the ninth time against only four losses.