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Ashleigh Barty swept into her first Australian Open final on Thursday with a clinical, straight-sets demolition of Madison Keys to set up a title match against hard-hitting Danielle Collins.

The world No. 1 overwhelmed the 51st-ranked Keys 6-1, 6-3 in just 62 minutes, with another American awaiting after the all-business Collins crushed Polish No. 7 seed Iga Swiatek 6-4, 6-1.

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