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Venus Williams, Henin in Finals

July 5, 2001

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WIMBLEDON, England (AP) _ Jennifer Capriati’s Grand Slam hopes ended Thursday when her game fell apart on Centre Court at Wimbledon.

Justine Henin, a 19-year-old Belgian, upset Capriati 2-6, 6-4, 6-2 to reach Saturday’s final, where she will meet defending champion Venus Williams.

Williams stayed alive for a second consecutive title at the All England Club by beating 1999 champion Lindsay Davenport 6-2, 6-7 (1), 6-1 in the second semifinal.

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