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Momoko Ohtani will face three-time French Open winner Yui Kamiji in the first all-Japanese women’s wheelchair singles final at Roland Garros after the relative newcomer pulled off an upset victory over the defending champion on Thursday.

Tournament debutant Ohtani stunned the No. 1 seeded Dutchwoman Diede de Groot 7-5, 6-4 to reach her first Grand Slam final while No. 2 seed Kamiji beat reigning Wimbledon champion Aniek van Koot of the Netherlands 6-2, 6-2 in the other semifinal.

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