Plenty to watch in women's semis

Opposing playing styles, personalities to clash Down Under

Updated: January 23, 2014, 2:05 AM ET
By Kamakshi Tandon | ESPN.com

Most of the expected names -- Serena Williams, Victoria Azarenka, Maria Sharapova -- are missing, but the Australian Open women's semifinals have plenty of flavor.

From veterans to teenagers, power to finesse, funny to feisty, there's a pleasing variety of playing styles and personalities with a lot to offer.

The veteran vs. the ingenue: Li Na (4) vs. Eugenie Bouchard (31)

One is a surprise, the other is not, and the contrasts don't stop there. Bouchard, the surprise who ...

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