U.S. qualifier King beats Zheng in Guangzhou, will face Zhang in final

by: AP September 20, 2013

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GUANGZHOU, China -- American qualifier Vania King reached the Guangzhou Open final by beating Zheng Jie 3-6, 7-5, 6-3 Friday.

King will face Zhang Shuai in the final after the Chinese wild card defeated Yvonne Meusburger 6-1, 6-1. All seeded players lost before the semifinals.

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