Williams eases through to Rome tennis final
Serena Williams of the USA returns the ball to Romania's Simona Halep during their semi-final on May 18, 2013 at the Rome Masters. World number one Williams swept aside qualifier Simona Halep 6-3, 6-0 to reach the final.
Williams was barely put under threat by the unseeded Romanian in a 6-3, 6-0 win on centre court.
The 30-year-old American will meet the winner of the second semi-final between seventh seed Viktoria Azarenka of Belarus and Italian Sara Errani, seeded seventh, in Sunday's final.