Fire reach US Open Cup final

Updated: August 30, 2011, 11:57 PM ET
Associated Press

BRIDGEVIEW, Ill. -- Goals by Sebastian Grazzini and Dominic Oduro led the Chicago Fire to a 2-1 U.S. Open Cup semifinal victory Tuesday night over the Richmond Kickers.

Chicago advanced to the Oct. 4 Cup final seeking its fifth U.S. Open title and first since 2006.

It was the fifth Cup win this season for the Fire, who have only four victories in MLS competition. They eliminated a USL Pro team that had beaten Columbus and Kansas City of MLS to advance to the semifinals.

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