Alex de Minaur advances to Sydney men's final vs Seppi

Alex de Minaur from Australia celebrates after beating Gilles Simon from France during their men's semifinal match at the Sydney International tennis

Alex de Minaur from Australia celebrates after beating Gilles Simon from France during their men's semifinal match at the Sydney International tennis

Alex de Minaur from Australia celebrates after beating Gilles Simon from France during their men's semifinal match at the Sydney International tennis

Alex de Minaur from Australia celebrates after beating Gilles Simon from France during their men's semifinal match at the Sydney International tennis

Kiki Bertens, right, of the Netherlands embraces Ash Barty of Australia following their women's singles semifinal match at the Sydney International te

Kiki Bertens, right, of the Netherlands embraces Ash Barty of Australia following their women's singles semifinal match at the Sydney International te

Petra Kvitova of Czech Republic hits a forehand to Aliaksandra Sasnovich of Belarus during their women's singles semifinal match at the Sydney Interna

Petra Kvitova of Czech Republic hits a forehand to Aliaksandra Sasnovich of Belarus during their women's singles semifinal match at the Sydney Interna

SYDNEY (AP) — Alex de Minaur defeated Gilles Simon 6-3, 6-2 Saturday in a rain-delayed semifinal at the Sydney International.

De Minaur will now play Andreas Seppi in the men's final later Saturday at Ken Rosewell Arena. The de Minaur-Simon match was originally scheduled for Friday night.

Two-time Wimbledon champion Petra Kvitova and Ashleigh Barty will play the women's final ahead of the men's decider.

___

More AP Tennis: https://www.apnews.com/apf-Tennis and https://twitter.com/AP_Sports