Dubois will face top-seed Mirza

Updated: August 9, 2009, 1:45 AM ET
Associated Press

VANCOUVER, British Columbia -- Canadian Stephanie Dubois advanced to the Odlum Brown VanOpen final Saturday night, beating American Mashona Washington 6-2, 4-6, 6-3.

Dubois, from Laval, Quebec, will face top-seeded Sania Mirza of India. Mirza beat Canadian Sharon Fichman 6-7, 6-3, 6-2.

In the men's final, Cyprus' Marcos Baghdatis will play Belgium's Xavier Malisse.

The third-seeded Baghdatis beat Britain's Alex Bogdanovic 3-6, 6-4, 6-3, and Malisse outlasted American Tim Smyczek 6-2, 3-6, 6-3.


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