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DUBAI, United Arab Emirates -- The hope of an all-Williams final at the Dubai Championships ended on the racket of Frenchwoman Alize Cornet on Friday. Blue Jays Luke Maile Jersey . The 26th-ranked Cornet scored her first career victory over a No. 1 player when she upset Serena Williams 6-4, 6-4. "Im so excited," Cornet said, smiling broadly. "I didnt expect that definitely, and Im really, really happy and proud of myself. "Shes one -- or maybe -- the biggest champion of history, and, wow, just thinking that I beat her today." Earlier in the day, Venus Williams earned her spot in the final when she dominated eighth-seeded Caroline Wozniacki of Denmark 6-3, 6-2. Serena Williams, playing in her first tournament since losing in the Australian Open fourth round, offered no excuses. She said her back, which had been hurting in recent weeks, was fine. "Im a wee bit embarrassed," said Williams, who started laughing. "She played really well. I just didnt play today. "I tried, though. I dont think I have made that many errors in a match in I think at least three years, maybe four years." Williams gave herself a failing grade for being unable to find a winning formula for the match: "I think out of a 10, I was at like a negative 283." Cornet won the first set when Williams flinched while serving in the ninth game. Cornet, who reached the Paris Indoors semifinal earlier this month, took advantage of her one-set point in the 10th game with a winning backhand down the line. The Frenchwoman then jumped out to a quick 2-0 lead in the second set, but Williams rebounded. Cornet broke Williams serve again in the seventh game with a winning forehand down the line. Williams fought off four match points on her own serve in the ninth game, but Cornet served out the match at love. "I know her, and I know she feels the moment when she has to put more into making the opponent feel that shes still here," Cornet said. "But I did it, too. I showed her that I would be there till the end. "So when she was screaming louder, I was screaming louder. She was hitting harder, I was hitting harder." In contrast to her sister, the 44th-ranked Venus Williams has been playing top level tennis all week long in Dubai. A former two-time Dubai champion in 2009 and 2010, Williams currently holds a 14-match winning streak at the tournament. She didnt play in this event between 2011 and 2013. "I feel like Ive just gotten so much better since my first round to now, just feeling comfortable on the court, feeling comfortable when Im behind, feeling comfortable when Im in the lead," Williams said. Williams, who lost the Auckland final to Ana Ivanovic last month, lost an early 2-0 lead in the first set. But from 2-2, Williams always held the lead in the match. Williams failed to serve out the first set at 5-2, surrendering that eighth game at love. Wozniacki, however, surrendered her serve -- and the first set -- on a second set point in the next game Williams broke Wozniackis serve at 15-40 with a textbook backhand volley for a 2-0 lead in the second set. She broke serve again in the eighth game for the win. "I didnt really feel like I could go out and play what I wanted to play," said Wozniacki, who won the Dubai trophy in 2011. "Once I got going, she started to play better as well. It was kind of uphill today." Venus Williams holds a 3-0 lead in matches played against Cornet. Blue Jays Dalton Pompey Jersey .Mateo Kovacic and Andrea Ranocchia scored for Inter, which had goalkeeper Samir Handanovic to thank for several crucial saves.Its an important victory against a Chievo side which plays well, Mancini said. Blue Jays Sean Reid-Foley Jersey ." Argos general manager Jim Barker uttered those words during an interview with TSN 1050 radio just prior to the CFLs annual free agent frenzy.Boulder, CO ( - Brett Hundleys 8-yard touchdown run in the second overtime gave No. 25 UCLA a 40-37 win over Colorado on Saturday. After Kaimi Fairbairn and Will Oliver exchanged field goals in the first overtime, Oliver hit a 34-yarder to give Colorado the lead in the second extra session. Hundley, though, took the first snap 17 yards, then used a fake handoff to set up his keep up the middle and into the end zone for the win. Hundley went 24-for-39 for 200 yards and a score, adding 110 yards on the ground on 12 carries for the Bruins (6-2, 3-2 Pac-12), who have won their past two. Paul Perkins had 180 yards on 19 carries with two scores. We won our first overtime game and there is a lot to improve on as always, thats about it, UCLA head coach Jim Mora said. Sefo Liufau went 27-for-45 for 246 yards with two touchdowns and two interceptions for the Buffaloes (2-6, 0-5), who have lost four straight. All I could think about when it ended was what I was going to tell those young men when I get back in that locker room and I see those big, crocodile tears along with the effort, hard work, blood and sweat. Sometimes life is not fair, Buffaloes head coach Mike MacIntyre said. Colorado trailed by 17 points entering the fourth quarter, but made it a 10- point game two minutes in as Bryce Bobo caught a 38-yard score from Liufau. After a three-and-out from UCLA, the Buffaloes found the end zone again as it was Bobo again on a 3-yard score to cap an eight-play, 64-yard drive with 7:52 to play. UCLA again punted, but Marcus Rios picked off Liufau. Colorados defense held, though, and the offense got the ball back with under three minutes to play in regulation. A defensive holding on third down gave the Buffaloes a fresh set of downs, and the team got three straight first downs thanks to a 12-yard catch from D.D. Goodson and runs of 12 and 11 yards from Tony Jones. Oliver hit a 35-yard field goal with 36 seconds left to force overtime. UCLAs first offensive snap of the game saw the team find success, as Perkins took a handoff 92 yards for a score and a quuick 7-0 lead just over two minutes in. Blue Jays Danny Jansen Jersey. The Bruins padded their lead with another score later in the first. The eight- play, 55-yard drive was capped on a 20-yard scoring catch by Jordan Payton from Hundley for a 14-0 lead with 5 1/2 minutes left in the first. Eric Kendricks intercepted a Liufau pass on Colorados next touch, leading to a 31-yard field goal from Fairbairn to make it a 17-0 game. Colorado finally got on the board in the second quarter after starting a drive at its own 30. After converting a 4th-and-1 when Michael Adkins II ran the ball for two yards, Liufau hit Jones for 20 yards down to the UCLA 2. After a roughing the passer call on third down, Jones punched the ball in to make it a 17-7 game. The Bruins answered, though, with a quick six-play, 75-yard drive that Perkins finished off with a 24-yard run into the end zone and a 24-7 lead with under five minutes to play in the first half. The Buffaloes came back with another touchdown, as Adkins took a handoff 17 yards into the end zone to make it a 10-point game with 1:46 to play in the half. A fumble by Hundley saw Colorado recover at the UCLA 32 with a chance to cut further into the deficit before the half. However, Goodson was unable to get out of bounds on a reception to keep the clock running. Colorado hurried to the line and tried to get a snap off, but a false start penalty ran off the rest of clock. It stayed a 10-point game late through the third quarter until the Bruins added to their lead thanks to a 3-yard touchdown run from Myles Jack. Game Notes Colorado defensive back Tedric Thompson was taken off the field on a stretcher with his head and neck immobilized in the first overtime. He had movement in his arms and appeared to have movement in his legs ... Colorado hosts Washington next week ... UCLA hosts Arizona next week ... UCLA has won four straight against Colorado and leads the series, 8-2 ... 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