Parmentier, Azarenka in Tashkent Open final
TASHKENT, Uzbekistan -- Top-seeded Victoria Azarenka of Belarus and Pauline Parmentier of France advanced to the final of the Tashkent Open on Saturday.
Azareanka beat fourth-seeded Elena Vesnina of Russia 6-4, 6-2 in their semifinal, and Parmentier upset third-seeded Olga Govortsova of Belarus 6-2, 7-5.
Both players have not dropped a set on the way to their first career WTA Tour final.
The 18-year-old Azarenka, ranked 35th, reached the fourth round at the U.S. Open.