Wozniacki, Zakopalova to battle for title

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, Last Updated: 12:35 PM ET

COPENHAGEN, Denmark - Top-seeded Danish favorite Caroline Wozniacki will face off against Czech Klara Zakopalova in the final of the $220,000 e-Boks Sony Ericsson Open after each won her respective semifinal match on Saturday.

Wozniacki defeated Russian qualifier Anna Chakvetadze 6-1, 2-6, 6-4 in 1 hour, 47 minutes to give her the opportunity to claim her eighth career WTA Tour title.

The 2009 U.S. Open runner-up, Wozniacki is looking for her second title this year after defending her title at Ponte Vedra Beach.

Her opponent will be seventh-seeded Zakopalova, who defeated second-seeded Li Na 6-3, 1-6, 6-4. Zakopalova, 28, has not advanced to a final since February, 2008 in Vina del Mar and hasn't won a title on the WTA Tour since 2005 in Portoroz.

Zakopalova is 2-7 career in finals.

Sunday's winner will pocket $37,000.


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