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Victoria Azarenka and Max Mirnyi of Belarus will play Andy Murray and Laura Robson of Britain for Olympic gold in the final of the mixed doubles on Sunday.
Top seeds Azarenka and Mirnyi defeated third-seeded Lisa Raymond and Mike Bryan 3-6, 6-4, 10-7, in the semifinals at Wimbledon on Saturday.
In the other semifinal, Murray and Robson beat Sabine Lisicki and Christopher Kas of Germany 6-1, 6-7 (7), 10-7.
Murray will also play Roger Federer in the singles final on Sunday.
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Top-seeded Victoria Azarenka bounced back from a semifinal drubbing against Serena Williams to win an Olympic bronze medal Saturday.
Azarenka earned the first tennis medal ever for Belarus by beating No. 14-seeded Maria Kirilenko of Russia 6-3, 6-4.
Azarenka won only three games off Williams but started well against Kirilenko and broke serve five times. By the third game of the...
Serena Williams will play Maria Sharapova for the Olympic gold medal on Saturday as both women put in dominating performances against their opponents in their respective semifinals on Friday at Wimbledon. The winner of the match will have a career “golden slam” – winning all four tennis majors plus an Olympic gold medal.
Williams completely dominated No. 1 Victoria Azarenka...
U.S. women’s tennis star Serena Williams easily disposed of WTA-ranked and Olympic-seeded No. 1 Victoria Azarenka of Belarus on Friday in London, with a final score of 6-1, 6-2.
Williams was all business from the onset, showing a menacing glare across the court before taking the opening game with three aces. She eventually ended much the same way, serving four aces in the final...
OLYMPIC TENNIS EVENT
July 28-August 5, 2012
Results – Sunday, August 5, 2012
Doubles – Gold Medal Match
Williams/Williams (USA) d. (4) Hlavackova/Hradecka (CZE) 64 64
Doubles – Bronze Medal Match
(3) Kirilenko/Petrova (RUS) d. (1) Huber/Raymond (USA) 46 64 61
Mixed Doubles – Gold Medal Match
(1) Azarenka/Mirnyi (BLR) d. Robson/Murray (GBR) 26...
Day 8 – August 4 2012
Centre Court Start: 12:00
Mixed Doubles – Quarterfinals
ROBSON / MURRAY (GBR) V STOSUR / HEWITT (AUS)
Men’s Doubles – Gold Medal Match
BRYAN / BRYAN (USA)  V LLODRA / TSONGA (FRA) 
Women’s Singles – Gold Medal Match
Not before 14:00
Serena WILLIAMS (USA)  V Maria SHARAPOVA (RUS) 
Court 1 Start...