US Open Day 13 - Women's final at a glance

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Chasing 24: Serena Williams takes the court before her US Open semi-final victory over Anastasija Sevastova

Women's final on Saturday, the 13th day of the US Open (x denotes seeding):

Serena Williams (USA x17) v Naomi Osaka (JPN x20)

Williams and Osaka will both be chasing history at 4pm (2000 GMT) on Saturday. The 36-year-old US superstar, whose 23 Grand Slam titles are an Open Era record, can match Australian Margaret Court's all-time record of 24 with a record-setting seventh US Open title.

Osaka, 20, is the first Japanese woman in a Grand Slam final and can become the first player from her country to lift a major trophy.

Head to head: Osaka leads 1-0

2018 Miami Hard R1 Osaka 6-3, 6-2

Paths to final

Serena Williams

R1: bt Magda Linette (POL) 6-4, 6-0

R2: bt Carina Witthoeft (GER) 6-2, 6-2

R3: bt Venus Williams (USA x16) 6-1, 6-2

R4: bt Kaia Kanepi (EST) 6-0, 4-6, 6-3

QF: bt Karolina Pliskova (CZE x8) 6-4, 6-3

SF: bt Anastasija Sevastova (LAT x19) 6-3, 6-0

Naomi Osaka

R1: bt Laura Siegemund (GER) 6-3, 6-2

R2: bt Julia Glushko (ISR) 6-2, 6-0

R3: bt Aliaksandra Sasnovich (BLR) 6-0, 6-0

R4: bt Aryna Sabalenka (BLR x26) 6-3, 2-6, 6-4

QF: bt Lesia Tsurenko (UKR) 6-1, 6-1

SF: bt Madison Keys (USA x14) 6-2, 6-4