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Vernon's Pospisil loses to Raonic

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Vernon's Vasek Pospisil will play in the final of the Citi Open in Washington, D.C. Sunday.
— image credit: Vasek Pospisil/Twitter

UPDATE: A Canadian has won a major U.S. tennis title but it's not a North Okanagan resident.

Milos Raonic beat Vernon's Vasek Pospisil  6-1, 6-4 at the Citi Open in Washington, D.C. Sunday.

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A North Okanagan resident is about to make tennis history.

Vernon's Vasek Pospisil will play against Thornhill Ont.'s Milos Raonic in the first all-Canadian final at the Citi Open in Washington, D.C. Sunday.

Pospisil won the Wimbledon doubles title in early July.

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