Highlights of Friday's play at the 2005 U.S. Open tennis championships:
RESULTS: Women, semifinals: No. 12 Mary Pierce overcame a one-set deficit to defeat No. 6 Elena Dementieva 3-6, 6-2, 6-2. In the second match, No. 4 Kim Clijsters defeated No. 1 Maria Sharapova 6-2, 6-7 (4), 6-3. Clijsters and Pierce will meet tonight for the women's championship. Men, semifinals: Today, No. 7 Andre Agassi will meet unseeded Robby Ginepri in the first semifinal while No. 1 Roger Federer and No. 3 Lleyton Hewitt will meet in the second match. Federer has won the last eight matches against Hewitt.
ON TV (all times MDT): Ch. 2, 10 a.m.-4 p.m., 6-8 p.m. (live).