Teenager Iga Swiatek became the first Polish woman in 81 years to reach the French Open final on Thursday as she demolished Argentine qualifier Nadia Podoroska 6-2, 6-1.

The 19-year-old has yet to drop a set at the tournament and will play Australian Open winner Sofia Kenin for the title on Saturday. Kenin defeated Petra Kvitova 6-4, 7-5 in the second semifinal.

Swiatek, ranked 54, has matched the run of compatriot Jadwiga Jedrzejowska who finished runner-up at Roland Garros in 1939.

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