Posted: Saturday March 3, 2012 1:31 PM

Hsieh reaches Malaysian Open final

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KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia (AP) - Taiwan's Hsieh Su-Wei reached the Malaysian Open final by defeating Eleni Daniilidou of Greece 6-0, 4-6, 6-1 on Saturday.

The second semifinal between Jelena Jankovic of Serbia and Petra Martic of Croatia was suspended because of rain at the Bukit Kiara Equestrian and Country Resort.

The tournament has dealth with rain and injuries all week. Top-seeded Agnieszka Radwanska of Poland withdrew Friday with an elbow injury.

Daniilidou had to play twice Saturday because of rain postponements. She beat Australia's Olivia Rogowska 6-2, 3-6, 6-2 to reach the semifinals, but had only a few hours of rest before facing Hsieh.

Jankovic reached the semifinals after Japan's Ayumi Morita withdrew with a shoulder injury.

 
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