Dominant Azarenka to face Goerges in Linz final

World number one Victoria Azarenka kept up her dominant form at the WTA Linz event to set up a final meeting with fifth seed Julia Goerges.

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Victoria Azarenka of Belarus reacts during the semi final match against Irina-Camelia Begu of Romania during at the Linz WTA tennis tournament held in Linz

The Belarus star has never dropped more than two games in a set at the indoor tournament in Austria and defeated Romania's Irina-Camelia Begu 6-2 6-1 to reach her ninth final of the year.

Germany's Goerges dropped her first set of the tournament against qualifier Kirsten Flipkins before recovering to win 1-6 6-2 6-2 in just under one hour and 40 minutes.

Azarenka and Goerges have met four times in the past with Azarenka holding a 3-1 record.

The world number one won their sole meeting this year in Indian Wells 6-3 6-1.

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